Naturalization to Become a US Citizen

We help clients who are US permanent residents to qualify for citizenship through the US naturalization process.  Becoming a US citizen offers many benefits to those who have held Green Cards for at least 5 years (or 3 years, if the client is married to a US citizen) 

Citizens have a greater capability than permanent residents to help their relatives immigrate to the United States.  Citizens are better able to qualify for social security and other government benefits than permanent residents. Sensitive government jobs and certain scholarships are only available to citizens.  Citizens can run for public office and vote in state, federal and local elections.

It is always advantageous to retain an immigration lawyer to handle an application for citizenship.  We will flag possible defects the government could have with your application and advise you on how best to eliminate those defects.  We also make sure to address any issues that arise after you submit your citizenship application to minimize the risk of delaying or derailing the review process.  Overall, we’ll give you peace of mind from knowing you’ve done everything you can to prevent your application from being denied.

The services we provide include:

  • Advising you about what to expect during the US citizenship process
  • Drafting and submitting all relevant documents on your behalf after fully addressing any possible problems with your application
  • Helping prepare you for the citizenship interview and test
  • Taking all necessary steps to have your US naturalization application processed securely and quickly
  • Responding to any issues raised by the government during the US citizenship process
  • Obtaining expedited naturalization for a client who is eligible for faster processing
  • Assisting religious missionaries or members of the US Armed Forces so they can benefit from special application rules

Contact us to discuss how we can help you with your US citizenship application. We’re based in Washington, DC but serve clients throughout the country and internationally.

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