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James S. Bettersworth

Texas Personal Injury Lawyer

Since obtaining his license to practice law on June 4, 1998, native Texas James Bettersworth has been serving local clients in Comal, Hays, and Guadalupe County for more than 20 years. Attorney Bettersworth concentrates on representing victims and their families to help them obtain compensation for cases involving:

In recognition for his successes representing personal injury clients, Bettersworth is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, a distinction shared by less than 1% of attorneys in the United States. He is rated as Superb in the Avvo lawyer directory based on his experience, background, and recognition from the legal community.

James Bettersworth is an involved member of his local community, where he has served as an elected representative on the New Braunfels Independent School District Board of Trustees since 2015. This involvement is reflected in his legal career, for which he meets personally with all clients to ensure they get the dedicated attention they deserve and the best possible representation to help them seek compensation to aid in their recovery.

Attorney Bettersworth grew up in Texas and remained in the South Central Texas area to pursue his education, including an undergraduate degree from Texas Lutheran University in Seguin in 1995, and a Juris Doctorate from St. Mary's School of Law in San Antonio two years later. He is licensed to practice law in the state of Texas, as well as the U.S. District Court of the Western District of Texas and the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans. He also holds membership in the Texas Bar Association and the Texas Trial Lawyers Association.

If you or a family member has been injured in a car, truck, or motorcycle accident, contact us 24/7 at 830-201-3515 to request a free consultation in which you can learn more about your options for pursuing a claim and how Attorney James Bettersworth can help.

Bar Admissions:

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

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


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

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