Sean F. McIlveen

Sean F. McIlveen

Divorce / Separation Lawyer
Gastonia, NC




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About Me

I grew up in Gaston County, North Carolina and am currently a resident of Gastonia, North Carolina. I ama partner attorney at the McIlveen Family Law Firm, which I started with my wife, Angela, who is also an attorney. We have offices in Gastonia and Charlotte, North Carolina. Ireceived my undergraduate degree in sociology at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and my Juris Doctorate...

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Client Reviews

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Patient and honest!

Posted by: Leigh over 1 year ago.

Sean McIlveen has been honest since our first consultation about the custody case my teenage daughter and grandson are a part of. He has given us...

Don't make the mistake of not chosing Sean!

Posted by: Sophronia over 3 years ago.

You will never regret chosing Sean McIlveen as your attorney. Sean is a knowledgable, experienced, aggressive, and caring attorney. Sean took the...
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Kristen Marie Leonard
Kristen Leonard
11 months ago

Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Sean is a true expert in the field of family law and someone who I can always trust to provide excellent legal advice. His 15+ years experience are...
Tara R. Sain
Tara Sain

Gastonia, NC

Almost 2 years ago

Relationship: Co-worker

I have known Sean professionally for 14 years and continue to be impressed by his legal knowledge, work ethic and fearlessness. Sean has steadfastly...
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1998 License Status: Authorized to practice law for the state of North Carolina.
Last updated by Avvo: 12/11/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2011 – present

McIlveen Family Law Firm


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1998 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Houston


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2015 Top 100 Family Lawyers in North Carolina

American Society of Legal Advocates


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2012- present Certified Family Financial Mediator

North Carolina Dispute Resolution Commission

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2013 A Mother's Guide to Custody

Word Association

2013 A Father's Guide to Custody

Word Association

Speaking Engagements

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2012 Family Law

at 2012 5th Annual CLA/NCCP Review Course