Jacksonville Citizenship & Naturalization Attorney
Helping You Become a United States Citizen
People around the world dream of becoming United States citizens. The reality of the naturalization process can be complex, however, and the process frequently changes. When you need a citizenship and naturalization lawyer in Jacksonville, call Weldon Law Group, PLLC. Our founder, Attorney Ian Weldon, can answer your questions and guide you through the naturalization process to help you achieve your goal of citizenship or any other immigration law need..
Understanding Citizenship & Naturalization in the U.S.
Citizenship and naturalization are two different processes. Naturalization is the process of acquiring citizenship for people who were born in another country. In order to become a naturalized citizen, it is necessary to establish residency in the United States as well as meet other certain requirements such as completing an application, being interviewed and passing the immigration exam. Once the individuals successfully complete the process they will take the oath of allegiance and become a citizen.
Citizenship is available to individuals who were born abroad to parents who are U.S. citizens or minor children of naturalized citizens.
The Naturalization Process
The naturalization process is a legal process in which a foreign citizen or national is able to become a U.S citizen; you must complete an application, establish certain criteria for residency, attend an interview, and pass an English and civics tests. If you aren’t sure whether to apply for a certificate of citizenship or naturalization, or if you need assistance with the application process, an experienced attorney can help. Our citizenship and naturalization attorney in Jacksonville can explain the requirements and guide you through the process.
The requirements of the U.S. naturalization process include:
- Establishing residency
- Completing the application
- Passing an immigration examination
- Promising loyalty to the United States
- Being of good moral character
Certain factors—such as owing taxes, being behind in child support payments, and other issues—can lead to your application being denied. Our immigration attorney can help you navigate the process, assist you in completing all necessary forms, offer advice, help you prepare for the naturalization interview, and appear with you at the interview.
Benefits of U.S Citizenship
After going through the process of naturalization you finally crossed the finished line, you have become a U.S citizenship. With that great title, you benefit from what this country has to give. Here are some examples of the benefits of being a U.S. citizen.
Be able to sponsor family members for green cards
Traveling with a U.S Passport
No risk of deportation
Becoming eligible for Federal jobs
Displaying your patriotism
There is more to benefit from when you become a U.S citizen, our naturalization attorney in Jacksonville can help you achieve this great success. Call Weldon Law Group, PPLC today to help you in your naturalization process.
Give us a call today at (904) 712-2556 to schedule a free, 30-minute, in-person consultation. Se habla español.
He did a great job on our immigration case.- B. Z.
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