Muskogee Lawyer BlogCategory: Immigration

4 Articles:
  • What You Can Do To Stay If You Entered The U.S. Illegally

    If you are found to be in the U.S. illegally, you are subject to being detained, deported and banned from returning to the country for years. Learn what you can do to stay, if you have entered the U.S. illegally. To have entered the U.S. illegally is referred to as “entering without inspection,” which means […]

  • Want Your U.S. Citizenship? Here’s How!

    Generally, how you acquire U.S. citizenship depends on whether you are applying for naturalization as a foreign national or for citizenship based on your parentage. Thus, if you want U.S. citizenship, there are two basic ways to get it. Here’s how: U.S. Citizenship by Birth The first (and perhaps easiest) way to get U.S. citizenship is […]

  • What are the Various Residency Requirements for Naturalization?

    “Naturalization” is the process by which United States citizenship is granted to a non-citizen after he or she fulfills certain residency requirements set forth in the Immigration and Naturalization Act (“INA”). You must satisfy the permanent, continuous, physical, and district or state residency requirements in order to qualify. Here is a brief description of each […]

  • How Can I Work Within the United States Legally?

    Scores of people from all over the world immigrate to the United States for work every year. In order to work in the United States legally, you must obtain permission to do so from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). Here is an outline of the process of how you can legally obtain work […]