PROFESSIONAL LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY
Every Professional Limited Liability Company (PLLC) shall receive a name reservation through the Secretary of State's office prior to filing Articles of Organization for a West Virginia PLLC. Applicant may apply for a name reservation in writing, accompanied by a $5 fee payable to the Secretary of State, mailed to the address listed below. Once approved, applicant is guaranteed exclusive use of the name for 120 days, enough time to prepare and submit the articles.
State of West Virginia
Secretary of State
State Capitol, W-139
1900 Kanawha Blvd. East
Charleston, WV 25305
Completed Articles of Organization must be submitted for approval to The West Virginia Board of Chiropractic accompanied by a fee of $150. The annual renewal fee is $150 payable on or before July 1.
A chiropractor must form PLLC with other licensed health care practitioners in West Virginia. One or more persons duly licensed or otherwise legally authorized to render the same or compatible professional services or to otherwise practice together within this state may become members of a professional limited liability company. No professional liability company may have as a member anyone other than a person who is duly licensed to render the professional services for which the professional limited liability company was organized.
The name of a professional limited liability company shall contain the words "professional limited liability company" or the abbreviation "P.L.L.C.", "PLLC", "Professional L.L.C.", or "Professional LLC".