T he last step for an immigrant, who wants to make the United States home, is obtaining citizenship through naturalization. As a United States citizen, you will be able to enjoy all rights and full protection by the United States government. For assistance and you are asking for an Immigration Attorney Near Me, contact The Cruz Law Office.
The Child Citizenship Act of 2000 facilitates the process for both natural-born and adopted children of United States citizens to claim United States citizenship through their parents. Under the act, a child must:
- Be under 18 years of age
- Be a permanent United States resident
- Have at least one parent who is a United States citizen
- Live in the United States in the custody of the citizen parent
If you would like to apply for citizenship or derivative citizenship, contact the immigration lawyers at The Cruz Law Office in San Diego for a free consultation at (619) 717-2233.