Corporation Service Company® (CSC®) is a worldwide leader for business, legal, and financial services. We are the preferred solutions provider for 90% of the Fortune 500®, half of the Best Global Brands (Interbrand®), nearly 10,000 law firms, and more than 3,000 financial organizations. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, we have offices throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific region.
CSC offers solutions for every phase of the business life cycle. We help businesses form legal entities and maintain their good standing in thousands of U.S. and international jurisdictions. We manage annual reports, business licenses, and many other corporate filings. Our services make it easier for companies to expand their business activities into additional U.S. jurisdictions and internationally.
We serve as a registered agent for thousands of corporate entities. We help corporate legal departments and outside counsel organize and store sensitive data including service of process, contracts, and documents related to mergers and acquisitions.
Financial institutions depend on CSC for the risk-management capabilities we provide. We partner with some of the world's largest banks and commercial lenders, enhancing their due diligence efforts with timely, accurate financial searches and filings. We offer solutions for secure real estate document preparation and recording in both paper and electronic formats.
We protect brands online. We manage corporate domain names, monitor the Internet for brand abuses, and provide online security assets including SSL certificates and anti-phishing services. We help screen and clear trademarks in a global market.
Wherever there's a business challenge in the U.S. or around the world, there's a good chance we have a tool to overcome it. Our technology enables smoother transactions, smarter decisions, improved compliance, easier collaboration, stronger intellectual property protection, and faster transfer and management of corporate and legal data.
Our company was founded in 1899 by two Delaware attorneys, Josiah Marvel and Christopher Ward, who saw an opportunity to simplify the way corporations were formed, operated, and maintained their compliance. Through the years, the dependability and inherent value of CSC's services helped establish Delaware as the legal home to thousands of major corporations.
Since then, CSC has expanded its offerings to include an impressive array of enterprise-specific solutions. Wherever there's a business challenge in the U.S. or around the world, there's a good chance we have a tool to overcome it. Our technology enables smoother transactions, smarter decisions, easier compliance, improved collaboration, stronger intellectual property protection and faster transfer and management of corporate and legal data. No other company offers our unique range of solutions.
CSC now has more than 2,500 employees worldwide and serves the world’s largest corporations, law firms, and financial institutions. We've grown a lot over the years, but we've never lost sight of our founders' goals: to make business easier, more profitable, and less risky—wherever it's done.