About Eileen McMinn, Asheville Business Lawyer

Eileen McMinn has over twenty years of experience as an attorney providing legal services in Western North Carolina. Eileen isa sole practitioner. She has prior law firm experience and was previously a National Representative for the American Federation of Teachers.

Com­mu­nity involve­ment is impor­tant to Eileen. She is active in numer­ous non-profit orga­ni­za­tions in the Asheville area includ­ing Moun­tain Biz­Works, Jubilee Com­mu­nity, and Moun­tain Area Res­i­den­tial Facil­i­ties, Inc. She is a past direc­tor of Hanger Hall School for Girls, Inc.; Home­ward Bound of Asheville, Inc.; and Bun­combe County Part­ner­ship for Children.

The Eileen McMinn Law Firm pro­vides per­sonal atten­tion and pro­fes­sional ser­vice to each client. The firm con­cen­trates on busi­ness law, includ­ing the law of non­profit orga­ni­za­tions, employ­ment law, and elder law.

Eileen is a mem­ber of the North Car­olina Bar Asso­ci­a­tion, 28th Judi­cial Dis­trict Bar Asso­ci­a­tion, and North Car­olina Asso­ci­a­tion of Women Attor­neys. Eileen is a member of the Exec­u­tive Com­mit­tee of the 28th Judi­cial Dis­trict Bar and North Car­olina Asso­ci­a­tion of Women Attor­neys. She received her law degree from Uni­ver­sity Of Con­necti­cut School Of Law. Eileen has served on the boards of numer­ous non-profit orga­ni­za­tions in her local community.


Uni­ver­sity Of Con­necti­cut School Of Law
J.D. Degree, Cum Laude
Am Jur Con­sti­tu­tional Law

Uni­ver­sity Of Mass­a­chu­setts
M.S. Labor Studies

Barnard Col­lege, Colum­bia Uni­ver­sity
BA, Anthro­pol­ogy, Cum Laude

Memberships and Community Involvement

28th Judi­cial Dis­trict Bar Asso­ci­a­tion

  • Member, Executive Committee
  • Chair, Communications Committee

North Car­olina Bar Asso­ci­a­tion

  • Labor Law Sec­tion
  • Elder Law Sec­tion
  • Busi­ness Law Section

North Car­olina Asso­ci­a­tion of Women Attor­neys
West­ern North Car­olina Chap­ter

  • Member
  • Exec­u­tive Com­mit­tee 2008, 2009

Mountain Biz­Works

  • Member
  • Board of Directors

Jubilee Community

  • Member
  • Board of Directors

Homeward Bound of Asheville, Inc.

  • Past Member and Past Chair
  • Board of Directors

Caring for Children

  • Board of Directors

Mountain Area Residential Facilities, Inc.

  • Member
  • Board of Directors

Hanger Hall School for Girls, Inc.

  • Past Member
  • Chair, Board of Directors

Buncombe County Partnership for Children
(Smart Start)

  • Past Member
  • Board of Directors