She obtained a Bachelor’s degree in law from the Faculty of Law, DAV College, Kanpur, in 1992 and a master’s degree in law, in Sharia from Aligarh in 1994. She starting working as an advocate in 1994 and became a member in the Supreme Court of India in 1996. She practiced for more than sixteen years in the Supreme Court in India and she appeared before the Supreme Court in India during such period and has successfully pleaded in a number of cases. The sixteen years of service in the legal field has provided Mrs. Umm Tamim with comprehensive understanding of the legal field. This is in addition to her role and importance in the other fields. Mrs. Tamim Hashemi is a senior legal consultant in a law firm and has 25 years of vast experience in the legal field in India and the United Arab Emirates. Her expertise range from commercial litigation to International arbitration. She has experience in dealing with cases at the Dubai International
Financial Centre and Dubai International Arbitration Centre.