Derek Armstrong Las Vegas CPA

Nevada Assemblyman Derek Armstrong was born and raised in Las Vegas.  After high school he spent five years in the United States Marine Corps. He achieved the rank of Staff Sergeant, and  his military awards include the Nave Achievement and Medal, Korean Self Defense Medal and numerous other awards and citations.

After being Honorably Discharged from the Marine Corps, Mr. Armstrong attended UNLV.  He graduated Cum Laude while earning a Bachelor of Arts in Economics prior to attending the UNLV Boyd School of Law.  During his time at the Boyd School of Law Armstrong served as a mediator at the Neighborhood Justice Center, and taught a Family Law Class serving the Las Vegas Community.

Upon completing his degree in Spring of 2010 and passing the Nevada State Bar exam in July of 2010, Mr. Armstrong opened the law firm of Arlint & Armstrong.  During the past three years he has also gone back to school to take accounting classes and will be sitting for the Certified Public Accountants exam (CPA exam).

Mr. Armstrong was elected to the Nevada Assembly representing District 21 for the 2015-2016 term.  Also, he’s had Runnin’ Rebel Fever all his life. Season ticket holder and proud supporter of UNLV. Scarlet.Grey.Everyday!