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Representation for Citizenship & Naturalization in IL

Becoming a U.S. citizen is an important milestone. After meeting the eligibility requirements and passing the naturalization interview and test, you will be sworn in as a citizen. You will have the rights and responsibilities of a U.S. citizen and you will be able to participate in the democratic process. You will also be able to apply for a U.S. passport and travel freely outside of the country.

Our team at Hart David Carson, PC can help you navigate the citizenship process and prepare you for the naturalization interview. We are experienced citizenship & naturalization attorneys in Chicago and the surrounding areas.

Call (630) 931-0379 or complete our online form to schedule a free consultation with an attorney at our Chicago office.

Who Is Eligible for Citizenship?

You must be at least 18 years of age, a lawful permanent resident of the United States, and meet the requirements for naturalization. You must have been a permanent resident for at least 5 years and you must have been physically present in the country for at least 30 months of those 5 years.

You must also demonstrate good moral character, pass the naturalization interview, and pass the English and civics test. You must also be willing to take the oath of allegiance.

If you are wondering if you are eligible for citizenship, you can contact us for a free consultation. Our team of attorneys can help you determine if you are eligible.

What Is the Naturalization Interview?

The naturalization interview is the final step in the naturalization process. The USCIS officer will ask questions about your eligibility and your application. You will also be asked questions about your understanding of the English language and your knowledge of civics. You will be asked 10 questions, and you must answer 6 questions correctly.

If you pass the naturalization interview, you will be scheduled for the naturalization test.

We can prepare you for the naturalization interview and test. Our experienced Chicago citizenship & naturalization attorneys can help you pass the test and the interview. We can also help you prepare for the test and the interview.

What Is the Naturalization Test?

The naturalization test is a civics test that will be administered by the USCIS officer. The test consists of 10 questions that you must answer correctly. You must answer 6 questions correctly to pass the test. The test covers basic civics topics such as:

  • Who is in charge of the executive branch?
  • Who is in charge of the legislative branch?
  • What is the name of the President of the United States?
  • Who is the Vice President of the United States?
  • What is the name of the United States capital?
  • What is the Constitution?
  • What is the purpose of the Constitution?
  • What are the 3 branches of government?
  • What are the 2 parts of the Constitution?

You must answer at least 6 questions correctly to pass the test. Our experienced Chicago citizenship & naturalization lawyers can help you prepare for the test. We can also help you prepare for the test and the interview.

How Long Does the Process Take?

If you have already gone through the process, you can expect the process to take between 12 and 14 months. The process can be much quicker if you have a pending application. If you do not have a pending application, you may have to wait a few months for an appointment.

You must also be prepared to spend at least 3 hours at the interview.

How Much Does Citizenship Cost?

The cost of the citizenship application is $640. You will also have to pay the USCIS application processing fee which is $750. The filing fee for your application will be $640. You will also have to pay for your biometrics fee, which is $85. If you need to hire an attorney, you will have to pay their fee.

Representation for the Citizenship & Naturalization Process in Chicago

Our team at Hart David Carson, PC is committed to helping you achieve your citizenship and naturalization goals. With a proven track record of success and decades of collective experience, our team is well-equipped to navigate the complexities of immigration law. We offer free consultations to discuss your unique situation and provide legal services in both English and Spanish. Trust us to guide you through the process with expertise and care.

Contact us today for personalized assistance on your path to citizenship.

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