LegalZoom is a document preparation service. A company like LegalZoom will do a good job assisting you in one thing, and one thing only: getting you the documents you need in order to incorporate. But the devil is in the details. Purchasing LegalZoom's services is not equivalent to receiving legal advice, so speak with an attorney if you need the services that only an attorney can provide. If you've already received legal counsel on how to incorporate, you might also be able to find less expensive outlets for receiving those common documents.
Nina L. Kaufman, Esq. is an award-winning New York City attorney, edutainer and author. Under her Ask The Business Lawyer brand, she reaches thousands of entrepreneurs and small business owners with her legal services, professional speaking, information products, and LexAppeal weekly ezine. She also writes the Making It Legal blog.