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How to Prepare for your First Meeting with a Family Law Attorney

So, you’re meeting with your divorce lawyers in Charlotte NC or else where in the state for the first time and you want to make sure you’re prepared.  How do you do this?  Tip number 1, 2, & 3: narrow down your issues! You might be startled to find that when it comes to going through … Continue reading

Celebrity Divorces: Tom and Katie (TomKat)

Celebrity divorces can appear to be done within a blink of an eye. For instance, the divorce of Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes seemed to resolve itself within just a few weeks. We didn’t notice their assets being tied up in an endless courtroom battle. So the question is, how was the TomKat divorce so … Continue reading

Private Investigators

In Family Law, a private investigator can come in handy for a variety of matters including determining whether your spouse is having an affair, if they are engaging in drug activity, or even seeing if your spouse is abusing your children. You would be surprised to know that a lot of people do not actually … Continue reading

Absolute Divorce

Have you been separated from your spouse for over one year? Have you lived in North Carolina for the past six months? Do you plan to waive alimony and property/debt issues? If your answer to all of these question is “yes”, then you qualify for an absolute divorce! Also, to get an absolute divorce you … Continue reading

10 Tips to get your House in Order before a Divorce

Consult with an Attorney- You need to consult with an experienced family law attorney in your area. Divorce is complicated and it is better to know all your rights prior to making any substantial moves towards a divorce. Get your Finances in Order- You need to be aware of all your finances before a divorce. … Continue reading

Top 10 Benefits of Collaborative Law

Collaborative Law is a new alternative to the common approaches of Litigation and Mediation. It provides a friendlier and relaxed environment to foster negotiation, cooperation, and respect. Specific Benefits: 1. You can voice your opinions and feelings freely. You will know that your interests, needs, and concerns have been heard and will be taken into … Continue reading

Divorce Spikes in March

Divorce Spikes in March See our own, Attorney Angela McIlveen interviewed by Fox News about the spike in divorce filings in March. 

NC Divorce Process

Family Law Attorney Sean McIlveen on What to Expect During an Initial Consultation with a Divorce Attorney

Sean McIlveen explains what happens during an initial consultation with a divorce attorney at the McIlveen Family Law Firm.

NC Divorce Guidebook

New NC Divorce Guidebook written by Angela McIlveen is available for purchase on Amazon.com! http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1595718559 Want it for free? Just like us on Facebook and ask us and we will send you a free copy!

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