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WHEELING, WV -

A new attorney has joined the law firm of Bordas & Bordas.

John Artimez will focus on complex personal injury, insurance bad faith and medical negligence litigation. 

Born and raised in Moundsville, he brings more than 30 years of litigation experience to the firm. Artimez graduated from John Marshall High School in 1974. He earned his bachelor's degree in political science magna cum laude at West Virginia University. 

He was a two-time winner of the American Jurisprudence Award at Emory University School of Law in Atlanta and finished his degree at WVU School of Law.

Throughout his career, Artimez has demonstrated a particular interest in protecting children. For many years, he served as a court-appointed guardian ad litem for children who were the victims of abusive and neglectful parents. 

Later, he served as an assistant prosecuting attorney in Marshall County, where he was able to secure convictions and lengthy prison sentences for several sexual predators.