Ayatullah Sheikh Shabbir Hasan Lakhani (Maisami) holds a Master's degree in Arabic and Islamic Sciences and a Sanad of Ijtehad, received from Ayatollah Sheikh Mohammad Hadi Marifat and Ayatollah Syed Muhammed Kazim Hairee. He specializes in areas such as the Islamic Education System, Islamic Economic System, Islamic Banking System, and Islamic Justice System. He has also attended Durs-e-Kharej (Ijtehad) of renowned scholars such as Ayatollah Waheed-e-Khorasani, Ayatollah Syed Mohammad Kazim Hairee, and Ayatollah Sheikh Mohammad Hadi Marifat. Additionally, he has received Ijazas of Umur-e-Hisbeyah from prominent figures like Ayatollah Aluzma Syed Mohammad Raza Gulpaygani, Ayatollah Aluzma Sheikh Nasir Makarim Shirazi, and Ayatollah Aluzma Sheikh Fazel Lankarani. Apart from his academic achievements, he established offices in multiple cities and completed three years towards an MBBS degree at Dow Medical College Karachi in 1981. He completed his intermediate education at Lawrence College, Murree, and matriculation at Habib Public School, Karachi.