Naggar holds a B.S. in family studies from the University of Maryland, College Park and a J.D. from Boston College Law School. During law school, she was a summer clinical fellow at the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau. Naggar then worked as a staff attorney at the Florence Immigrant and Refugee Rights Project in Arizona from September 2009 to May 2011, before transitioning to the Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem in the Immigration Defense Practice, from June 2011 to June 2015. Thereafter, Naggar was an associate attorney at Glickman Turley LLP, handling immigration and criminal matters, including federal criminal appeals, and then a staff attorney at Project Citizenship. She is a member of the Maryland and Massachusetts bars.