Yugandrie Maharaj

Dr Yugandrie Maharaj is the founder and Director of YMI Law, which carries a BEE Level 1 accreditation.

DR Maharaj graduated at the University of Durban Westville with her BA (Law) and later LLB degree. She was admitted as an Attorney in 2002.

Dr. Maharaj has extensive Legal experience in drafting commercial agreements business transactions, all aspects of Civil Litigation in the Magistrate Court and High Court. Her passion for Property Development led her to be admitted as a Conveyancer in 2010.


  • In 2018 Dr Maharaj received an Honorary Doctorate from Trinity University in Atlanta. She also received the Uncommon Leadership Award from the Woman of Wealth Organisation.
  • Dr. Maharaj has been recognised for her outstanding work in the Community in the form of a resolution passed at the U.S House of Representation.
  • Dr. Maharaj received an award from the President of the U.S.A for her contribution to the growth development in Africa. Dr. Maharaj is also the Director of Empower a Billion Women by 2020.
  • She is the Ambassador of the women of Wealth that hosts the Billionaire Round Table Event in Miami Annually