Ms. Naeema Gabru completed her Bachelor of Commerce Degree (Bcomm) in 1999. She obtained her Bachelor of Laws Degree (LLB) in 2001.She furthered her studies and completed her Masters Degree in Estate Law (LLM) in 2005. She commenced serving her articles of clerkship at a prominent legal firm in Potchefstroom in 2000. Ms. Gabru was admitted as an Attorney in the High Court of South Africa in November 2001 and was appointed as a professional assistant at a prominent law firm in Johannesburg in 2001.
Early in 2002 , Ms. Gabru founded the law firm Gabru Attorneys. She was admitted as a Notary Public in February 2005 and as a Conveyancer in October 2007 in the High Court of South Africa. Ms. Gabru has also been granted the Right of Appearance in the High Court of South Africa in terms of Section 4(2) and 4(3) of the Right of Appearance in Courts Act 62 of 1995. She was admitted as a Solictor in the Supreme Court of England and Wales in November 2008 and also enrolled as a Solicitor in the Law Society of Ireland on 19 October 2018.
In addition to running her own law firm, Ms. Gabru was employed as a lecturer in law at the North -West University during the period 2002-2005, lecturing : Income Tax Law, Legal Pluralism and Insolvency Law. Ms. Gabru is currently a Senior Lecturer in Law at the North -West University (2017 -present) lecturing: Land Law and Land Registration, Tax Law, Trust Law, Banking Law and Electronic Commerce, Retirement Planning and Estate Planning.
Ms. Gabru is a member with SAIT (South African Institute of Tax Practitioners) and a Registered Tax Practitioner with SARS. She is also a Registered Advanced Financial Planner with the Financial Planning Institute of South Africa.
Ms. Gabru has utilized her business skills to her advantage in that she has business interest in various other Companies and Close Corporations.