Forming Corporations & Other Entities

Online Class material is 100% online, accessible by all standard web browsers. Use your desktop, laptop, tablet, or smartphone--your progress will by synced across all devices.
On-Demand The class is fully asynchronous. Do the work at your own pace, turn in your assignment when you're ready, and get instant feedback via model answers and video review sessions.
Interactive Learn with dynamic, interactive modules that keep you engaged in active learning using a variety of learning modes.
Experiential Includes practical assessments throughout the class, plus a capstone assignment where you apply your skills in the context of a real-world matter.

Class Content


In this Master Class, participants are introduced to various entity forms, form characteristics, relative advantages and disadvantages, and method of formation. We then dive deeper into the necessary steps and documentation to form each entity, with a particular emphasis on the corporate-friendly law of Delaware. Finally, we examine the particular nuances, best practices, and practice tips for forming a corporation, limited liability company, and a limited partnership in Delaware.


Upon completion of this Master Class, participants are able to:

  • Recognize the different types of entity structures and basic differences among them
  • Determine the appropriate structure for a given client/situation
  • Form a simple Delaware corporation
  • Draft the relevant corporate documents

Simulation Exercise

Participants are tasked with completing the formation documents for a new entity, using precedent and checklists provided in the additional materials.

CLE Credit

Participants may earn up to 1 CLE credit in the State of California (General Credit). Application for New York, Florida and Texas accreditation of this program is currently pending for up to one (1) hour of CLE credit. Credit is for transitional and non-transitional attorneys in NY. This class is appropriate for both newly admitted and experienced attorneys. Financial Aid may be available for qualifying participants.


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Step 1: Learn

Learn at your own pace, absorbing lessons in short, easily digested segments led by experienced practitioners.

Step 2: Do

Apply what you've learned to solve real-world client scenarios, using transaction documents derived from actual deals.

Step 3: Review

Deepen your learning in virtual review sessions with an experienced practitioner. Review model answers and ask questions.

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