Janet L. McCullar

Owner/Attorney

Janet is a nationally respected trial attorney known for her skill and success in the courtroom. Janet has represented clients in hundreds of complex divorce and custody cases. Despite her skill as a litigator, Janet’s cases are routinely resolved amicably whenever possible to save the client the time, cost and pain involved in litigation. If litigation cannot be avoided, you need the services of a respected and skilled litigator.

Janet is Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. She was also selected to be a Fellow in the prestigious American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, an organization of the nation’s top divorce attorneys.

Slav Talavera

Associate Attorney

Slav Talavera is a trial attorney that has been advocating for family rights in the State of Texas for over seven years. His entire career has been devoted to the practice of Family Law with an emphasis in complex asset division and military divorce.

Slav graduated from Washington University in St. Louis where he received a Presidential Scholarship. He graduated with honors receiving a Bachelor of Science in Business Arts and a Bachelor of Sciences. After graduating Slav briefly worked in the financial sector before deciding to attend law school.

Breann Hunter

Associate Attorney

Breann is an associate attorney practicing divorce and child custody in both Travis and Williamson counties. Breann brings an enthusiastic commitment to assisting clients through emotional times in the course of ending their marriage while working to reach a favorable resolution to their case.

Erika D. Puente

Firm Administrator

Erika serves as Firm Administrator and is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the firm. As Firm Administrator, Erika is involved in a wide range of activities in all phases of administration, human resources, finance, accounting, and information technology. She has been in the legal field for over 15 years.

When not at work, Erika enjoys working out, hiking, traveling and spending time with her family.

Joshua Roberts

Paralegal

Josh was born and raised in Corpus Christi, Texas. He studied criminal justice at the University of Texas in San Antonio and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree 2010. After graduation, Josh worked as a legal assistant/case manager for Jones, Andrews & Ortiz, and later Watts Guerra, LLP.

In 2015 he moved to Austin, and started his professional career with The Law Office of Janet McCullar. Josh has over fifteen years experience working within the legal profession.

In his spare time, Josh enjoys running a company as a wedding photographer with his wife. He enjoys photography, outdoor activities, working out, and traveling.

Rachel Vander Plaats

Paralegal

Rachel began her career as a paralegal in 2014. After working in civil litigation she found that family law was a great fit for her because of her compassion toward individual clients and cultivating a good ending in a tough situation. Rachel joined LOJM in 2017.

In her spare time Rachel enjoys movies, girl time, and most of all spending time with her daughters, husband, and dog.

Rachel began her career as a paralegal in 2014. After working in civil litigation she found that family law was a great fit for her because of her compassion toward individual clients and cultivating a good ending in a tough situation. Rachel joined LOJM in 2017.

In her spare time Rachel enjoys movies, girl time, and most of all spending time with her daughters, husband, and dog.