Gursharn Virk was born in San Jose, CA but has roots in Punjab, India and was raised in California's Central Valley. Gursharn obtained her Bachelors in Arts from California State University, Bakersfield and later on acquired a Paralegal Certificate from California State University, East Bay.

In her free time, Gursharn loves reading books and is always keen to gaining as much knowledge as she can obtain. Gursharn became interested in the field of law because her immigrant background as her parents migrated from Punjab, India and enjoys paralegal work in immigration law.