Limited Liability Partnership (LLP)
The State Bar of California's Limited Liability Partnership program certifies professional partnerships to allow partners to limit their vicarious liability for the acts tortious or otherwise of their partners and employees in accordance with statutes and the State Bar's Limited Liability Partnership Rules and Regulations. Currently, there are approximately 1,300 certified limited liability partnerships. The program has been in operation since January, 1996.
To register an LLP, please submit a completed Application for Issuance of Certificate of Registration as a Limited Liability Partnership (LLP).
If your application is incomplete, we will notify you. Returning the completed forms to our office quickly will speed up the registration process.
EFFECTIVE DATE OF REGISTRATION
Your registration date with the State Bar will be the date your complete application is received in our office.
When your application is complete and correct, we will mail you a Certificate of Registration as a Limited Liability Partnership.
Limited Liability Partnership Program
The State Bar of California
180 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94105