Search  |  Login  |  Register
Tiffany Barrans

Tiffany Barrans is the International Legal Director at the ACLJ, and also serves as a Senior Litigation Counsel in domestic litigation matters. As Senior Litigation Counsel for the ACLJ, Ms. Barrans has participated in several First Amendment cases at all levels in the U.S. federal courts. In her capacity as International Legal Director, Ms. Barrans assists in cases throughout Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East, and works as a liaison between the ACLJ and its international affiliate offices. She has also represented matters of international concern before the United Nations, the European Court of Human Rights, the European Parliament, and various national parliaments around the world.  Ms. Barrans graduated top of her class at Regent University School of Law, where she served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Regent University Law Review. Ms. Barrans earned her BA from the University of Puget Sound. Before joining the ACLJ, she clerked for the Honorable William H. Pryor Jr. of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.  Ms. Barrans serves as a Senior Research Associate for the Oxford Centre for Law and Public Policy, and frequently contributes to the global discussion of religious freedom through writing and public speaking.


Latest By
Tiffany Barrans

Pastor Saeed’s Latest Heartbreaking...

By Tiffany Barrans1443638333431

As Pastor Saeed begins serving his fourth year in chains for Christ, Iran’s leaders continued to discuss him as a hostage when visiting the U.S. for U.N. meetings . Earlier today, American Pastor Saeed Abedini's parents were able to visit him in prison. It has been almost a full year since his...

read more

Saeed Threatened with New Charges

By Tiffany Barrans1443039445268

After a short family visitation today at Rajaei Shahr prison in Iran, Naghmeh Abedini, the wife of American Pastor Saeed Abedini, heard disturbing news about possible new charges being brought against Pastor Saeed. Over the years, the Iranian government continually promised that Pastor Saeed’s...

read more

Global Leaders Speak Out for Saeed

By Tiffany Barrans1442872408781

As the 70th Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations convenes in New York City, the fight to save American Pastor Saeed Abedini continues. With global leaders gathering for numerous meetings, Naghmeh Abedini continues her efforts to spread her family’s story, encouraging leaders from...

read more

Naghmeh Abedini to Address . . .

By Tiffany Barrans1442260976868

As the halls of the United Nation in New York prepare for the annual convergence of world leaders at the General Assembly, just across the street over a hundred members of Parliaments from almost fifty nations gather. They gather with a common purpose—religious freedom for all. “There is a global...

read more
More By
Tiffany Barrans

Criminalize Witnessing Your Faith?

By Tiffany Barrans1440175723973

Prison Guards Target Pastor Saeed

By Tiffany Barrans1439586566699

A Call to Prayer for Pastor Saeed

By Tiffany Barrans1439579673817

Pastors Banned from Leaving Sudan

By Tiffany Barrans1438983504119