To become a citizen at birth, you must:
* Have been born in the United States or certain territories or outlying possessions of the United States, and subject to the jurisdiction of the United States; OR
* had a parent or parents who were citizens at the time of your birth (if you were born abroad) and meet other requirements.
The Law Office of Rose H. Robbins can assist you in pursuing your citizenship rights. The law has changed through the years and it is often complicated to sort out how it applies to your particular situation. You may call us for a free initial consultation or by submitting your information using the form below.
To become a citizen after birth, you must:
* Apply for “derived” or “acquired” citizenship through parents
* Apply for naturalization
What is the Naturalization Test?
Most naturalization applicants are required to take a test in:
* Civics (U.S. history and government)
USCIS provides excellent online resources to help you prepare for the Naturalization Test.
Are there special provisions for Citizenship for Military Members and Dependents?
Members and veterans of the U.S. armed forces and their dependents may be eligible for special naturalization provisions.
Where can I find out about Dual Citizenship?
For information on dual citizenship, visit the US State Department Services Dual Nationality website.
The Law Offices of Rose H. Robbins represents clients all over the United States and all over the world. You may call us at (954) 946-8130 or email us at rose<at> roserobbins.com to schedule a free telephone consultation.