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Adoption and Immigration

Immigration and Adoption Lawyer

If you are a U.S. citizen and have adopted a foreign child and he or she is living in the U.S. without immigration status, an experienced attorney at Cape Immigration law Group, PLLC, can assist you in meeting the very precise requirements for petitioning an adopted child for permanent residence. Once your adopted child obtains permanent resident status, he or she will automatically qualify to become a U.S. citizen. To fulfill all of the adoption requirements expediently, talk to an immigration attorney well versed in U.S. immigration law for adopted children.

Navigating the International Adoption Process

In recent decades, thousands of Americans have adopted foreign children from such countries as Korea, China, India, Costa Rica and Russia. Step-parent adoptions involving children from other countries are another reason that some parents need to contact an immigration attorney. A skilled immigration lawyer can help you understand and comply with U.S. immigration laws and follow all necessary procedures to carry out the legalization and naturalization of an adopted child from another country.

Contact an Adoption and Immigration Law Attorney

Our immigration lawyer at Cape Immigration Law Group, PLLC, serves clients in Alexandria and Arlington, Virginia, and throughout the D.C. area. Our firm is prepared to help you obtain a visa, a green card and citizenship for your adopted child from abroad. Contact us to schedule a consultation regarding any family-sponsored immigration questions.

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