You can apply after you have been a Lawful Permanent Resident for 2 years and 9 months IF you got your Green Card through marriage to a US citizen and are still married and living with the same citizen spouse. Otherwise, you apply at 4 years and 9 months.
Samuel Ouya Maina, Esq.
Law Offices of S. Ouya Maina, PC
332 Pine Street, Suite 707
San Francisco, CA 94104
You normally are eligible after five years of continuous presence in the U.S., after getting green card. The requirement drops to three years, under certain conditions, if you are married to U.S. citizen.
J Charles Ferrari
Eng & Nishimura
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