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Achieving Your Ultimate Goal; Becoming an American  Citizen

Becoming a U.S. citizen is the ultimate goal of people from all over the world. Our lawyers understand the importance of helping you through the naturalization process with our experience and compassion.

Your Trusted Immigration Partners

With decades of combined experience, our team of attorneys is dedicated to helping individuals like you navigate the complexities of the naturalization process. With a team that includes

North Carolina State Bar Board Certified Immigration Law Specialists we offer unparalleled experience in documenting the criteria for naturalization:

  1. Length of residency: To qualify for citizenship, most applicants must have been a lawful permanent resident for at least five years (or three years if you meet the rules pertaining to having a “viable” marriage with a U.S. citizen.
  2. Meeting the statutory physical presence requirements.
  3. Good moral character: Honesty, integrity, and respect for the laws of the United States.
  4. Willingness to take oath:As part of the naturalization process, you must be willing to take an oath of loyalty to the United States, pledging allegiance to its principles and values.
  5. Passing a History and Civics test:You must pass a test demonstrating a basic understanding of the U.S. government and history; the test emphasizes knowledge of the rights and responsibilities of citizenship.
  6. English language proficiency:Demonstrating a capable working knowledge of English is essential for citizenship, as it enables effective communication and integration into American society.
  7. Test exemptions may be available based on disabilities or long-term lawful permanent resident status–beyond a certain age.

Navigating the citizenship and naturalization process requires careful attention to detail and adherence to strict legal requirements. Our experienced attorneys will work closely with you to ensure that you meet all criteria and prepare thoroughly for each step of the process. From preparing for the citizenship test to completing the naturalization interview, we’ll provide expert guidance and support to help you achieve your goal of becoming a U.S. citizen.

Schedule Your Consultation Today

Take the first step toward American citizenship by scheduling a consultation with our team at Allen & Pinnix, P.A. Hablamos español. Contact us at 919-944-4544 or complete our online form to make an appointment. Let us guide you through the naturalization process, freeing you to focus on building your future in your adopted country.