Thinking About Applying for U.S. Citizenship?
If you are considering applying for U.S. citizenship, congratulations! Renouncing your country of origin in order to become a full-fledged citizen of the United States is a big step. The legal team at The Offices of Rios & Parada, P.L.L.C., understands how paramount this decision is. We want you to know that we are here to help you in any way we can. Our immigration attorneys are familiar with the process of applying for citizenship, including forms and other requirements. We work side by side with you in order to achieve your goal in the best way possible. When you decide to become a U.S. citizen, it means you are ready to accept all the responsibility and benefits this comes with.
Our Immigration Attorneys Will Help You Step by Step
There are many things that you must do in order to complete your application for citizenship. There are basic eligibility requirements you must meet before you apply. According to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), you may be eligible for citizenship if you:
- Are 18 years of age or older
- Have been a permanent resident for a certain amount of time (usually 5 years or 3 years, depending on how you obtained status)
- Are of good moral character
- Have a basic knowledge of U.S. government (Certain exceptions can apply)
- Can prove a period of continuous residence and physical presence in the United States
- Read, write, and speak basic English (Certain exceptions can apply)
If you qualify, our attorneys are ready to help you begin the application process. Our immigration attorneys are familiar with all types of situations that can arise when you apply for citizenship. By hiring our immigration services, you can be prepared for any situation that may hinder your quest for U.S. citizenship.
Providing Legal Guidance to Avoid Confusion and Mistakes
Applying for citizenship is a long, confusing process involving a lot of paperwork and forms, as well as deadlines. This is why The Law Offices of Rios & Parada, P.L.L.C., strongly recommend enlisting our legal help for the process. First, we can help you figure out if you are eligible to apply. Then, we can help ensure that all your paperwork and requirements are in order. If you do not qualify or do not meet the requirements, we can help you file an appeal. Find the help you need to apply for your U.S. citizenship correctly and efficiently. Do not hesitate; contact our offices today!