Sean McIlveen

Sean McIlveen

Partner Attorney and Co-Founder, McIlveen Family Law Firm
  • Family Law, Divorce, Domestic Violence
  • North Carolina
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Sean McIlveen is a Partner Attorney and Co-Founder of McIlveen Family Law Firm.

When Sean McIlveen is not in the courtroom, he spends his time building custom furniture. Sean grew up in Gastonia, N.C. and graduated from UNC-Charlotte with a degree in B.A. He attended Wake Forest University School of Law and graduated from the University of Houston with his J.D.

Sean McIlveen is also the author of two books on child custody and he is often asked to speak at events. He is a member of the North Carolina Bar Association and the Gaston County Bar Association. Sean is also a Certified Mediator.

Sean has practiced family law in Gastonia, North Carolina for over 15 years. Sean McIlveen is a family law attorney. He has focused his practice exclusively on issues that affect families and all family law issues including child support, custody, alimony, grandparents’ rights, the division of property, same-sex couples, estates, wills, and adoption.

The McIlveen Family Law Firm has offices in Gastonia, Charlotte, Raleigh NC and Greenville SC.

The furniture he builds and his way of representing clients are evidence of his passion for doing things the right way. It’s rare to find an attorney with calluses on his hands, and Sean is a rarity.

When Sean McIlveen handles your case, you’ll know exactly what to expect. He respects your right to hear the truth about your case. When Sean is not battling in the courtroom or isn’t up to his elbows in sawdust, he spends quality time with his children and his wife, Angela.

University of Houston - Main Campus
J.D. (1998)
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Professional Experience
Partner Attorney
McIlveen Family Law Firm
- Current
Langson Law Firm
Professional Associations
North Carolina State Bar
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
North Carolina
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  • Credit Cards Accepted
Practice Areas
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
    Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
    Domestic Violence
    Domestic Violence Restraining Orders, Victims Rights , Victims Rights
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
McIlveen Family Law Firm
Contact & Map
McIlveen Family Law Firm - Charlotte Office
400 S Tryon St Suite 950
Charlotte, NC 28202
Toll-Free: (877) 351-1513
Telephone: (704) 810-2219
Fax: (704) 865-9014
McIlveen Family Law Firm - Gastonia Office
174 S. South St
Suite 301
Gastonia, NC 28052
Toll-Free: (877) 351-1513
Telephone: (704) 766-8946
Fax: (704) 865-9014
McIlveen Family Law Firm - Raleigh Office
Raleigh, NC 27601-2942
Toll-Free: (877) 351-1513
Telephone: (919) 372-3670
Fax: (704) 865-9014