Have you been in the United States as a permanent resident and think it is time to apply for citizenship? The Los Angeles citizenship attorneys of Hanlon Law Group, P.C., in Pasadena, California, offer more than twenty-five combined years of immigration law experience, helping people meet their naturalization and citizenship requirements.
Our citizenship and naturalization lawyers have a history of success and can handle the most complex cases, including overcoming obstacles caused by illegal residency. If the time is right for you to pursue naturalization or citizenship, we are ready to help. Our citizenship lawyers in Los Angeles offer efficient, cost-effective services that are focused on results. Contact us today.
Requirements for Naturalization and Citizenship
Naturalization is the process whereby United States citizenship is conferred on a foreign citizen or national after he or she fulfills the requirements established by Congress in the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA). The general requirements for administrative naturalization include:
- A period of continuous residence and physical presence in the United States
- Residence in a particular state prior to filing
- An ability to read, write, and speak English
- A knowledge and understanding of United States history and government
- Good moral character
- Attachment to the principles set forth in the United States Constitution
- Favorable disposition toward the United States
All naturalization applicants must demonstrate good moral character and a favorable disposition toward the United States. The other naturalization requirements may be modified or waived for certain applicants, such as spouses of United States citizens and persons with mental or physical disabilities. With the help of a Los Angeles naturalization attorney,
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