Tumelo obtained her LLB degree from the University of South Africa in 2013 wherein she also gained experience as a postgraduate researcher in the corporate law department in 2013 up to 2014. She went on to serve her Articles of Clerkship at MacRobert Inc, from July 2014 to June 2016 when she was also duly admitted as an attorney.
Post admission Tumelo gained experience as a legal advisor in the insurance industry wherein she gained vast experience in civil, criminal and labour related disputes. After her time there she went back to practice as a litigation specialist for corporate and general litigation. She then joined a multinational company where she worked in the legal and compliance department advising and assisting business on legal and compliance matters related to the motor industry. Before joining Maluks Attorneys she was an associate at a Midrand based firm in its Corporate litigation department where she gained vast experience within various spheres of law ranging from Company Law, Contracts drafting, Competition Law, Corporate Governance, Commercial Litigation and Reviewing and Drafting Commercial Agreements.
In November 2020 she joined Maluks Attorneys & Corporate Law Advisors as an Associate in the Corporate and Commercial Department.