Hailing from one of the pioneer families of the Las Vegas valley, Artemus W. Ham IV, born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada, is a fourth generation Nevadan and third generation attorney having followed in his grandfather and great grandfather’s footsteps. The Hams have played a significant role throughout the years, assisting the prosperous evolution and development of Las Vegas and have been honored and recognized across the state of Nevada for their philanthropic work.
Artemus is a graduate of Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas and completed his undergraduate studies at Santa Clara University with a political science major and a communications minor. Artemus graduated from Creighton University School of Law in Omaha, Nebraska in 1999. Passing the Nevada bar exam that same year, Artemus interned with the District Attorney’s office in Las Vegas before working as a law clerk to the then District Court Judge Michael A. Cherry, now a Nevada Supreme Court Justice.
Following his position as a law clerk, Artemus accepted an associate position at the prestigious local law firm, Harrison, Kemp & Jones where he was trained and worked in the fields of multi-district litigation, mass tort litigation, commercial litigation and real… Read More