Naturalization (U.S. Citizenship)

Naturalization (U.S. Citizenship)

Naturalization results in permanent US citizenship. Citizenship can never be taken away after you’ve earned it, meaning you can never be deported or placed into removal proceedings. Naturalized citizens can legally vote and enjoy all of the rights and responsibilities of US citizens.

By all definitions, after going through naturalization you are a US citizen. Your path might have been different, but the end result is the same.

Who is eligible for Naturalization?

Although the naturalization process might seem daunting, its requirements are actually quite simple. To be eligible, you must:

  • Be a resident of the US for the last 5 years, or 3 years if you’re married to a US citizen
  • Have lived in the US for at least 6 months out of the last 5 (or 3) years you were a resident
  • Have no criminal history for the previous 5 (or 3) years of residency

Because every case is different, be sure to consult with your immigration attorney to make sure you or your spouse meet the requirements for naturalization. If you’re not sure, better to ask beforehand!

How can Monument Immigration help with Naturalization?

Monument’s immigration lawyers will help you gather all of the necessary information and documentation, let you know exactly what’s needed to apply, and quickly prepare your application for submission to the government.

In most case, we’ll be able to submit your application for processing within 48 hours of receiving your information and documentation.

In addition, we’ll make sure you’re 100% prepared for your naturalization interview to give you the best odds of success in obtaining your US citizenship.

How long does Naturalization take?

After the government receives your application, it usually takes about 6 months to be processed.

Why should I apply for Naturalization?

Naturalization is forever. Citizenship can never be taken away from you, and offers the peace of mind and permanence that a Green Card or visa just can’t match.

Naturalized citizens can receive a US passport, are eligible to vote, and are entitled to all the same benefits afforded to other citizens.

How much does a Naturalization consultation cost?

We charge flat rate of $2500 for naturalization consultations and filing your application. We believe that money shouldn’t stand in the way of you chasing the American Dream, which is why we offer simple, zero-interest payment plans to our clients.

And if you decide to pay in full instead of setting up a payment plan, we’ll take 10% off our usual rates.

Besides Monument’s fees, bear in mind that the government charges $725 for its naturalization filing fee.

Why Monument Immigration?

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Processing your naturalization application requires focus and dedication. We only do immigration law because it’s the best way we can serve our clients with passion and focus. Monument lives and breathes immigration law, and we love seeing honest, hardworking people like you achieve your dreams by becoming a true United States citizen.

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With over a hundred 5-star reviews, a 9.3 rating as an Avvo Top Attorney and winner of Avvo’s 2017 Client Choice Award, Monument has fast become one of the top immigration law firms. The numbers paint the picture of hundreds of clients once at the mercy of a complex immigration system, now living happier, stress-free lives as new Green Card holders, visa recipients, and American citizens.

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After being personally enriched by vibrant immigrant communities, my team and I share a special connection with those chasing the American Dream. Our mission of providing you with fast, simple, affordable immigration services means treating you and your family like real people with real hopes and dreams, not just a case number.

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Mr. Mark Naugle handled all the details from beginning to end and won our immigration case. When Mark said he would get something done he did! All the paperwork were filed promptly and accurately. I highly recommend Mark Naugle as an immigration attorney.

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Questions & Answers

How can I send you my documents? Do you need originals?

While you should definitely hang on to your original documents for the interview process, your application can usually be completed with copies.

You can quickly and easily send us copies by fax, email, our online client portal, mail, or drop them off at our office.

Is there anything I can do to make my application move faster?

After your naturalization application is submitted, it’s not possible to expedite the process.

That’s why getting the application right the first time is so important. Send us your information and copies of your documents ASAP so we can start filing right away. The sooner the better.

What forms of payment do you accept?

We accept credit cards, debit cards, checks, and cash.

Can I switch attorneys?

Yes, you’re able to switch lawyers at any point. You’re also entitled to you case file from your previous immigration lawyer.

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