Bailey was born and raised in Punta Gorda, Florida. She attended Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida, graduating magna cum laude with a Bachelor’s of Science in Political Science with a minor in International Affairs.
Following graduation, she attended the University of Miami School of Law. As a law student, Bailey is serving as Staff Editor of the Race and Social Justice Law Review. She is also the Inter-School Vice President of the Moot Court Board. During her time on the Moot Court Board, Bailey has received the C. Clyde Atkins Award, the John T. Gaubatz Top Oralist Award, and the Runner-up Best Oralist Award at the National Appellate Advocacy Competition. Bailey worked as a Summer Law Clerk at the Farr Law Firm as she finished her last year of law school.
- Summer Law Clerk, Farr Law Firm, 2022
- Student Intern, UM Children and Youth Law Clinic, 2021-2022
- Judicial Intern, Judge Ramiro C. Areces, Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court, 2021
- Student Intern, UM Health Law Clinic, 2021
- J.D., University of Miami College of Law, 2023
- B.S., magna cum laude, in Political Science, Florida State University, 2020