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The Bettersworth Law Firm


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New Braunfels San Antonio Seguin Austin

James S. Bettersworth

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Attorney James S. Bettersworth was raised in Texas. He received his undergraduate degree from Texas Lutheran University. He later went on to obtain his Juris Doctorate from St. Mary's Law School in 1997, a feat he was able to accomplish in just two-and-a-half years.

Upon graduating from St. Mary's, he became licensed on June 4th, 1998. Since then, he has successfully represented clients in legal matters that pertain to a very wide range of laws. Some of these include, but are not limited to:

In addition to being licensed to practice in the state of Texas, Mr. Bettersworth is also licensed to practice in the Federal Courts of the Western District of Texas. He also holds a license that allows him to practice in the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals, located in New Orleans and has had the distinct honor of arguing before a judicial panel for the court.

Mr. Bettersworth is a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum as well as the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, for his successes as a personal injury lawyer. He maintains a Superb rating on the Avvo legal directory. He is also a member of the Texas Bar Association and the Texas Trial Lawyers Association. In May 2015, Mr. Bettersworth was elected as the New Braunfels Independent School District Board of Trustees.

Mr. Bettersworth is well known throughout the legal community for his aggressive and straightforward approach. He relentlessly concentrates his efforts on achieving the best result for his clients in a timely manner. Mr. Bettersworth works with all types of clients to help resolve legal matters pertaining to work-related injuries, construction accidents, and other personal injury matters.

Contact attorney James Bettersworth to learn more about our legal services and how our firm can best address your legal needs. Call 830-606-0404 for a free initial consultation. We are available to help you get the compensation you justly deserve.

Bar Admissions:

  • Texas, 1998
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
  • 5th Circuit Court of Appeals (New Orleans)


  • St. Mary's School of Law, San Antonio, TX, Juris Doctorate, 1997
  • Texas Lutheran University, Seguin, TX, Undergraduate, 1995

Professional Memberships & Associations:

  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, 2011-Present
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, 2011-Present
  • San Antonio Trial Lawyers Association, 2010-Present

Community Involvement:

  • New Braunfels Independent School District, Board of Trustees, May 2015-Present

The sooner you call, the sooner we can build your case, secure evidence and get maximum compensation for your injuries.

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