• If you are looking for information and help with your case, schedule an appointment here

    We can meet with you in-person in our office, or by telephone or video conference.

  • Areas of Practice

    We specialize in immigration.

    Family Visa Petitions

    Petitions for Spouses, Children, Siblings and we also help in the formulation of a plan if the immigrant is unable to qualify for immigration right now.

    Waivers of Inadmissibility

    Waivers are needed for unlawful presence in excess of 6 months, and also for a myriad of other things such as a criminal history, prior deportation or for a perceived lack of good moral character.

    Removal Defense

    Immigration court is a serious matter.  You need an attorney to help preserve your right to stay in the United States.  From bond hearings to cancellation of removal, we help to win your case.

    Victim Petitions

    Victims of domestic violence and other crimes are entitled to petition for visa status if they meet certain other qualifications. These visas are designed to assist the most vulnerable in our society.

  • Our Staff

    Our staff is skilled, friendly and always ready to help.

    James Betzold

    Immigration Attorney

    Attorney Betzold graduated from Cooley Law School, was Admitted to the Bar in Michigan in 2009, and is a member of AILA (American Immigration Lawyers Association). He has 8 Years Experience as an immigration attorney. Attorney Betzold is bilingual in English and Spanish and helps his clients understand their immigration plan, and with our team of immigration professionals, he provides quality service to our immigration clients.

    Angela Betzold

    Chief Paralegal

    Angela has been with Betzold Law since 2010 and has assisted many individuals with their immigration. Having immigrated, herself, she understands the challenges and difficulties that immigrants can face. Angela has assisted with numerous family petitions, waivers and communicating with the National Visa Center and various US Consulates.

    Elsi Tiburcio


    Elsi is our legal assistant and is one of the main points of contact for our clients. Elsi is experienced in reviewing immigration strategy with clients and assisting in case preparation. Elsi assists clients by providing updates on their cases and making sure clients obtain the information they need.

    Fernanda Sterling


    Fernanda is our bilingual receptionist who is the main point of contact for clients who call and need to schedule an appointment or who have questions about their case.

    Maricruz Jones


    Maricruz is our bilingual receptionist who is the main point of contact for in-office clients who call and need to schedule an appointment or who have questions about their case.

  • Immigration is our specialty.

    We specialize in immigration law. With an emphasis on family immigration, victims rights, and removal defense, we are well equipped to help you in your immigration matter. We have offices in Holland, MI and Wyoming, MI to serve you in your community. We have our staff who are well-prepared to assist with the immigration process of our clients.

  • Begin your immigration journey now.

    Call now to schedule your consultation.

  • Locations

    603 E 16th St, Holland, MI

    2000 28th St SW, Suite 1, Wyoming, MI

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