Immigration & Naturalization

Becoming a Citizen in the United States

If you are interested in becoming a citizen in the United States, you need a Houston attorney who can help you through the process. At the Law Office of Alfonso Venegas, we have more than 20 years of experience helping people in Texas and Mexico with immigration and naturalization.

Detention and Removal Proceedings

We represent individuals in detention and removal proceedings. We have successfully represented individuals before numerous courts, including:

  • Immigration Court in Harlingen, Texas
  • Houston Immigration Court
  • San Antonio Immigration Court
  • Port Isabel Detention Center in Los Fresnos Texas
  • T. Don Hutto Residential Facility in Taylor, Texas
  • South Texas Detention Center in Pearsall, Texas
  • Laredo Processing Center in Laredo, Texas
  • Joe Corley Detention Center in Conroe, Texas
  • South Louisiana Detention Center in Basile, Louisiana
  • Oakdale Detention Center in Oakdale, Louisiana

Naturalization and Citizenship Applications

Being an immigrant includes numerous legal processes. Whether you are seeking relief from violence or persecution, it is important to follow the proper procedures. We help individuals with every petition, form and hearing necessary, including matters related to:

  • Political asylum petitions
  • Cancellation of removal for legal permanent residents
  • Cancellation of removal for non-legal permanent residents
  • 212(c) waiver and 245(i)
  • Adjustment of status
  • Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)

Our office also represents clients in petitions before the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services and in visa petitions before the U.S. Consulates in Mexico. We advise clients in visa petitions including B1, B2, H1-B, L, E, F-1, J, K-1, K-3, I, P, O, R and others.

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Our attorney, Alfonso Venegas, was an immigrant before he became a lawyer. He came to the United States as a student and worked through the immigration process to become a citizen. He is very familiar with the process and enjoys helping other people become citizens in the United States.

Whether you are worried about getting deported or are interested in becoming a citizen, we can help. Contact us online or call 956-622-4085 to schedule your free initial consultation.