Aaron Ford was born in Dallas, Texas.
He earned his B.A. from Texas A&M University in Interdisciplinary Studies and then earned his M.A. in International Education from George Washington University.
Aaron went on to earn a M.A. in Educational Administration, as well as his law degree and Ph.D. in Educational Administration from The Ohio State University.
Before practicing law, Aaron served as a public school math teacher, shaping hundreds of lives. After teaching, Aaron began his career in law. He has clerked for the Honorable Johnnie B. Rawlinson of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the Honorable Denise Page Hood of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. He is now a Partner at Snell & Wilmer, LLP in Las Vegas.
Throughout Aaron’s career, he has always made time to give back to his community. Among his many community accolades, he has served on the Clark County Justice of the Peace Selection Committee and won the Mountain States “Rising Star in Law” award. Aaron is also a Board Member of the Las Vegas Urban Chamber of Commerce, Olive Crest of Nevada, and Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada. In addition, Aaron has coached soccer, basketball, and t-ball.
Aaron married his college sweetheart, Berna Rhodes-Ford, who is also an attorney. Together, they raise three children, Avery, Aaron II, and Alexander.