Citizenship

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 for relatives. Contact our firm for representation through the process.

Citizenship can be achieved in one of the following ways:

  • Birth
  • Derivation
  • Naturalization

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!

    “Would highly recommend Rebekah and the Rodriguez Law Office”

    Would highly recommend Rebekah and the Rodriguez Law Office to anyone in need of an immigration lawyer, and have already recommended her to several friends! She took time with our family and made sure we knew all of our options moving forward and explained everything clearly and simply. We felt cared for when working with her and could feel it was more than just a business transaction because of how deeply she cared and how happy she was when she congratulated us at the arrival of our residency. 10/10 recommend.

    - D.H.
    “The Rodriguez Law Office was the best choice for our family.”
    The Rodriguez Law Office was the best choice for our family. Any questions we had were answered promptly and any help we needed was provided. I cannot express how thankful we are for Rebekah and Casey. They both went above and beyond to make sure we were taken care of every step of the way. I would recommend the Rodriguez Law Office highly and would absolutely use them again in future
    - Katy
    “She answered any and every question we had”

    Choosing Rodriguez Law Office was the best decision my husband and I have made regarding his residency. She answered any and every question we had. Was also so honest and helpful during the process. We will definitely go back to her in the future and appreciate everything she was able to do for our family. Would recommend Rebekah to anyone in need of a immigration lawyer.

    - X.V.
    “Great experience with a 100% positive outcome”

    Great experience with a 100% positive outcome. Rebekah Rodriguez and her firm are very caring and knowledgeable and walked us through the entire citizenship process. I highly recommend!

    - D.F.
    “La abogada Rebekah Rodríguez con una experiencia extrema en las leyes de inmigración con su ayuda y su equipo de soporte me han ayudado en tantas cosas especialmente después de un largo tiempo he podido resolver mi situación en este país y gracias a ella h”

    La abogada Rebekah Rodríguez con una experiencia extrema en las leyes de inmigración con su ayuda y su equipo de soporte me han ayudado en tantas cosas especialmente después de un largo tiempo he podido resolver mi situación en este país y gracias a ella he tenido la opportunity de hacerme un residente permanente finalmente. Se las recomiendo más que un 100% no hay palabras para definir si eficacia en leyes migratorias. Cualquier pregunta y con honestidad te la responderán no importa tu situación, la abogada Rodríguez siempre tiene una respuesta a tu caso.

    - M.P.
    “Thank you!”
    Rebekah is one of the best immigration lawyers in Houston, she took over my family’s immigration case and never failed to answer any emails, texts, and phone calls that were made. Thank you for doing an outstanding job.
    - C. C.
    “So helpful!”
    I needed help finding an address to mail off my I212 form and in just a few quick minutes, Ms. Rodriguez was able to help me out! Thank you so very much!
    - Mary Sanchez
    “So helpful & nice!”
    She helped me figure out an easier way for me and my boyfriend to be together forever and make it easier on him to come over here to the United States to marry me sometime down the road. :)
    - Nicole

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