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5 Places to go for Day Trips Outside of Charlotte

1. White Water Rafting Center: This spot is sure to provide plenty of fun! There is a white water rafting area, a ziplining area and ample bike trails. Also, there is rock climbing and an awesome restaurant to go to for lunch or dinner. On Thursday nights the center hosts an alive after five event … Continue reading

For the Love of Cats

“I love cats. They are the epitome of indifference.” – Sheldon Cooper, The Big Bang Theory I have a cat. She is black and fat and when she sits with all four paws underneath her, she has a striking resemblance to what I consider cat-loaf. While I adore dogs with their endless sources of energy … Continue reading

Spring is finally approaching, what should I do?

Here are 10 things to do in or around Charlotte during the spring time, so get out there and do some if not all of them! 1. Annual Fundraiser Festival of Tables— great place to get table decorating ideas! Date: Friday, April 1, 2014 Time: 10:30 a.m. Where: Sheraton Charlotte Hotel Website: http://events.charlotteobserver.com/charlotte_nc/events/show/369654757-annual-fundraiser-festival-of-tables 2. Charlotte … Continue reading

Origins of Valentine’s Day

Giant chocolate hearts filled with candy. Fragrant bouquets of vibrant red roses. Shiny Mylar balloons declaring everlasting love.  Today, these all represent Valentine’s Day, a day of love invoking visions of horse drawn carriages, candlelight dinners and literal beds of roses.  While February 14 may be forever associated with courtly love, this was not always … Continue reading

McIlveen Family Law Firm and Project Halo team up

    The McIlveen Family Law Firm has jump started its summer by becoming involved with several charities around Charlotte and Gastonia. In fact, we are hosting an upcoming event for Project Halo in July! Project Halo is a non-profit, no-kill animal rescue and sanctuary based in Charlotte, North Carolina. Project Halo is a 100% volunteer … Continue reading

NC Foreclosure Prevention


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.


Being a parent in the 21st century is difficult and challenging. We are overwhelmed as parents because we are in constant motion. Being a single parent consists of juggling family and work. The biggest challenge we face as a parent is that a child does not come with a hand book with the instructions of … Continue reading

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