Citizenship in the United States
Citizens of the United States can live and work in the U.S. permanently
and will be protected from losing their status if they pursue extensive
traveling abroad. Other benefits of obtaining citizenship include the
ability to vote in U.S. elections and petitioning for permanent residency
Contact our firm for representation through the process.
Citizenship can be achieved in one of the following ways:
Assistance from a Houston Citizenship Attorney
Citizenship can be pursued after you have a green card and have received
lawful permanent resident status in the country. Our firm's immigration
lawyers in Houston can help you apply for naturalization as a lawful permanent
resident. We have experience handling a range of immigration issues and
can help you navigate your unique situation.
To prove eligibility for naturalization, you must:
- Be a lawful permanent resident of the U.S. for 6 years or 3 years if married
to a citizen
- Be physically present in the U.S. for more than 50% of the required residency period
- Be a person of good moral character
- Take an oath of loyalty to the U.S.
- Be able to speak, read, and write simple phrases in the English language
- Pass a test in U.S. history and government
At Rodriguez Law Office, we can help you achieve your goals and determine
eligibility for citizenship. We can guide our clients through all aspects
of planning for future naturalization, fulfilling necessary requirements
to become eligible, and completing each step of the process.
Many complexities can arise during the process, and we can help you overcome
each one. Do not hesitate to call a Houston citizenship lawyer at the
Rodriguez Law Office for the quality legal guidance you need from our
firm. You can benefit from the outstanding services we offer!