Najat Abokal grew up in Casablanca, Morocco. In 1997 she decided to leave the University Hassan II in Casablanca where she had begun to study economy for the purpose of studying law in Germany. In the following time she moved to Berlin and started studying Law at Freie Universität of Berlin. In the First State Examination her main focus was on the field of family and estate law. During her German Legal Preparation at the Superior Court of Justice of Berlin she was trained by the President of Police in Berlin as well as in a law firm for European Law.