Sohail Wahedi is born in 1990 in Afghanistan. He has obtained his high school diploma from De Lage Waard. In 2009 he was admitted to the Utrecht Law College and he obtained his bachelor diploma in the summer of 2012. During his bachelor study Sohail has acted as intern at the Dutch Liberal Party (VVD) in the House of Representatives. Besides, he was intern at the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

In 2012 he was selected for the master programme in Legal Research. Under supervision of professor Ton Hol, Sohail has successfully completed this prestigious master programme (cum laude). During his master, Sohail was legal intern at Spong Advocaten in Amsterdam. Next, as working student he was connected to De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek law firm. Sohail was during his law study also appointed as deputy law clerk at the criminal division of the Rotterdam Regional Court.

Sohail Wahedi has published in Dutch and English during his study law.