Amberley Goodchild Baker was born in Houston, Texas. She earned her B.B.A. from Southern Methodist University in Dallas Texas in 2000. In 2003, she earned her J.D. from The University of Texas at Austin, where she was a member of the Texas International Law Journal. She was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 2003, and practiced in the mergers and acquisitions group of Jones Day in Houston, Texas for three years. She moved from Houston, Texas to Jackson, Wyoming in 2006 and was admitted to the State Bar of Wyoming in 2008.
She is currently a member of the Wyoming State Bar, the Texas State Bar, the Houston Bar Association and the Teton County Bar Association.
After practicing law in Jackson Hole for eight years, Amberley opened the Wylie Baker law office in January of 2016.