Attorney Tiffani S. Sharp practices immigration and international law. She spent her entire legal career serving underrepresented populations and advocating for the legal rights of women, children, immigrants and noncitizens. She has worked extensively in matters involving U.S. immigration law including providing legal assistance to victims of human trafficking and other crimes, visas for individuals and their family members, representing asylum-seekers and defending noncitizens from deportation and removal proceedings in federal court.
Attorney Sharp has written and lectured extensively on legal topics relating to U.S. immigration law, victims’ rights and international human rights advocacy and has volunteered much of her time assisting women who are the victims of domestic violence and human trafficking. In addition to being a legal advocate, she has traveled the world extensively to developing countries volunteering in orphanages and working with women to improve their socioeconomic status and founded an international nonprofit to empower underrepresented and vulnerable women to and through entrepreneurship.
Attorney Sharp earned her J.D. in International Law in 2001 from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law and her B.S. in 1997 from California State University of Sacramento. She is admitted to the California State Bar, U.S. District Court Eastern District and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.