Shamimi graduated from the University of Malaya with an LL.B (Hons) in 2013. In her first role, with Messrs Kadir, Andri & Partners, Shamimi was a corporate solicitor involved in a broad scope of legal works including corporate finance, compliance and regulatory, capital markets, foreign investment, conveyancing, legal due diligence, and real estate. In 2015, Shamimi joined Messrs Gala & Tomik Advocates, a member of the ZICOlaw network, in Kuching, Sarawak. Shamimi was admitted to the Malaysian Bar in July 2014 and admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Sabah and Sarawak in May 2016.
In October 2019, Shamimi completed her Masters of Commercial Law (LL.M) at the University of Malaya, graduating with Distinction. Upon completion of her LL.M pursuit, Shamimi joined Azmi and Associates’ Senior Partner’s Office and Corporate and Commercial Practice Group in January 2020, under the supervision of Dato’ Azmi Mohd Ali. Currently, Shamimi is seconded to UiTM Holdings Sdn. Bhd.