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Citizenship & Naturalization
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Citizenship & Naturalization Lawyer in Dallas

Let Us Help You Obtain Citizenship

If you are looking to become a citizen of the United States, the immigration lawyers at Meaders Law can help you through the process. For years we have been practicing law to create opportunities in the U.S. for individuals just like you. Put our experience to work in your pursuit of naturalization.

Call now and speak to our lawyer about the process of becoming a U.S. citizen. (972) 440-1418.

Requirements for U.S. Citizenship

The first step to applying for U.S. citizenship is making sure that you meet all of the eligibility requirements.

In order to become a U.S. citizen you must:

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Be a person of good moral character
  • Be able to speak, read, and write basic English
  • Take an oath of allegiance to the United States
  • Have a basic understanding of U.S. government and history
  • Demonstrate that you will observe the values and principles of the U.S. Constitution
  • Be a permanent resident for a minimum of five years
  • Prove that you have continually resided in the U.S. for at least five years
  • Show that you have been present in the U.S. for a minimum of 30 months out of the 5 years
  • Show that you have lived at least 3 months in the state or USCIS district where you apply.

The Process of Naturalization

If you meet the above requirements, then you may proceed through the steps of the naturalization process. There are many steps that need to be taken on the path to becoming a U.S. citizen.

In general, the naturalization process includes:

  • Filling out Form N-400, the application for naturalization
  • Submitting Form N-400 with required accompanying documents
  • Attending a biometrics appointment, if needed
  • Attend an interview at a USCIS office
  • Receive USCIS decision of “granted,” “continued,” or “denied”
  • Complete Form N-445, the Notice of Naturalization Oath Ceremony
  • Take an oath of allegiance to the United States

Meaders Law Is Ready to Work for You

The process of becoming a U.S. citizen is often very challenging and there are many who are initially denied citizenship. If you are looking for a naturalization advocate you can trust, Meaders Law in Dallas, TX is ready to work for you.

We look forward to helping you in your pursuit of U.S. citizenship. Call (972) 440-1418.

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