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Experienced Family Law Attorneys in Charlotte and Gastonia NC

Our Team

At the McIlveen Family Law Firm we pride ourselves in having a truly top-notch team of attorneys that have intimate knowledge of North Carolina divorce and family law. Angela and Sean McIlveen, the owners of the McIlveen Family Law Firm, invite you to learn more about each more

Video Education Library

At our Video Education Library we have dozens of videos created by our attorneys giving tips, advice and answering questions on all sort of divorce and family law issues. Some of the topics covered are separation agreements, divorce, division of property and assets, more

Scheduling a Consultation

Schedule a consultation today! You can contact us by phone at (704) 865-9011 or by using the contact form below. Our attorneys handle family law cases in Gastonia and Charlotte, N.C. We look forward to hearing from you.     Office Locations   Gastonia Office: more

Child Support & Alimony Calculator

Our North Carolina Child Support Calculator will automatically calculate your standard child support and allow you to download it in pdf format. Our Alimony calculator will give you a few different alimony estates. Alimony is described as the support provided by the more

High Net Worth Divorce in North Carolina

High income couples going through a divorce face significantly different issues than those divorces involving lower income couples. It’s important if you are in a higher income bracket that you choose a lawyer that has experience with cases involving high income couples. more

10 Things to Consider When Hiring a Divorce Attorney

Getting divorced is one of the most stressful things a person will ever go through. Hiring a divorce attorney doesn’t have to be difficult. Consider the following 10 factors when deciding who will be the person guiding you through the divorce process: 1. Credentials: It more

A Divorce & Family Law Attorney You Can Trust

The McIlveen Family Law Firm is an experienced team of family lawyers and divorce attorneys in Charlotte, NC and Gastonia, NC whose goal is to help you through what is often a very emotional and difficult time. With their 15 years of North Carolina divorce and family law experience, Charlotte divorce lawyer Angela McIlveen and Gastonia divorce lawyer Sean McIlveen along with their team are ready to protect your interests and resolve your family law case, so you can move forward with your life. They handle all types of NC Family law cases such as: Divorce & Mediation, High Asset Divorce, Child Custody and Support, Alimony, Property Division, Separation, Prenuptial Agreements, Grandparents rights, Domestic Violence and more.

North Carolina Divorce GuidebookThe McIlveen Family Law Firm has a great reputation both in the courts and with other attorneys. Sean McIlveen is also an experienced North Carolina Divorce and family law mediator. The team is experienced in mediation and is often able to help you settle your NC divorce or family law case without going to court. However, if a trial is necessary the experienced trial lawyers at the McIlveen Family Law Firm are ready to take your case to court and always strive to get you the best outcome possible. The McIlveen Family Law Firm also has experience with high asset divorce cases in North Carolina.

Fox Charlotte NC InterviewThe McIlveen Family Law Firm is active in the community and regularly puts on divorce seminars to educate the public on North Carolina family law issues and are proud members of the North Carolina Bar Association, Gaston County Bar Association and Mecklenburg County Bar Association.

They are sought after for commentary on a variety of issues, they are contributors to publications such as DivorceSource, LawQA, Justia and they have published 3 books: "North Carolina Divorce Guidebook" by Angela McIlveen and "A Mother’s Guide to Custody" and "A Father’s Guide to Custody" by Sean McIlveen.

Clients choose to retain the McIlveen Family Law Firm from all over the Charlotte Metro area including Gastonia, Belmont, Huntersville, Indian Trail, Kings Mountain, Cornelius, Davidson, Mount Holly, Lincolnton, Matthews, Mint Hill, Dallas, Lowell, Stanley, Cramerton, and beyond.

Client Testimonials

Recommend to anyone!
5 star family law review

Initially, I was nervous, and I had a lot of questions. Angela answered all of my questions which allayed my anxiety. I value her calmness and professionalism most of all. I’m completely satisfied with my result, and recommend anyone who needs legal services to just contact them. Read more reviews »

– D.W.

Very helpful law firm!
5 star child custody attorney

This law firm was very helpful to me. Angela made everything very easy and smooth. Whenever you are dealing with something like this in your life, you need a person that’s helpful and understanding and she was all of the above. Thanks for all your help.
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– M.G.C.

I was always kept up to date!
5 star review

I came to Sean at the scariest time in my life. He educated me about my rights and how everything should be handled. I put my trust into him 100%. Even if I felt uncertain about certain situations and always ended up exactly where I needed to be. There isn’t any other attorney I would trust. Read more reviews »

– A.L.


DISCLAIMER: These reviews represent a small sampling of clients the firm has helped. Case results depend upon a variety of factors unique to each case. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome in your case.