Jon grew up in Dallas, Texas graduating from Highland Park High School in 1989. He attended the University of Richmond in Richmond, Virginia where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in 1993. Jon obtained his series 7 and 63 securities licenses and worked for Fidelity Investments for a short period of time after graduating from University of Richmond. He then lived and worked in Jackson, Wyoming prior to attending law school at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. He graduated from Southern Methodist University Law School cum laude in 2000 and began working in the Dallas corporate section of a large Texas law firm. His practice focused on securitization of various assets including mortgages and loans. In 2003 Jon returned to Jackson Hole. After practicing law in Jackson Hole for a few years, he opened the Wylie Law Firm office in 2007 which is now Wylie Baker LLP. Jon focuses his practice on real estate and business transactions.
Amberley Goodchild Baker
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.
Laurie is from Princeton, New Jersey. She earned a B.A., magna cum laude, in writing from Ithaca College in 2008. In 2011 Laurie graduated cum laude with a J.D. and Masters of Environmental Law and Policy from Vermont Law School. After law school, Laurie was admitted to the Colorado State Bar and moved to Aspen, Colorado, where she worked at a water-rights law firm. In 2012, Laurie was admitted to the Wyoming State Bar and relocated to Jackson Hole to join a mid-size general practice firm. Since 2012, Laurie’s practice in Jackson has focused on civil litigation, land use, and real estate. She joined us here at Wylie Baker LLP in 2018.