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Jason B. Morris

Jason B. Morris


Jason Morris is a founding partner of Withey Morris, PLC. Experienced and effective, his dynamic presentations at public hearings on behalf of his clients prove that an attorney can be both personable and tenacious.


While attending the University Of Arizona College Of Law, Jason was the Managing Editor of the Arizona Law Journal of International & Comparative Law. Jason also spent time as a congressional staff member in Washington, D.C.

Throughout his career, his practice has been exclusively in land use, planning, zoning, and administrative law. His experience in the field includes all levels of entitlement throughout the state. In addition, he is a frequent guest lecturer and expert participating in industry roundtables, media appearances and academic panels. His expertise has been critical to state legislative efforts surrounding land use over the past two decades and his cases include many of the area’s most significant and notable developments. His client list includes several national homebuilders, master plan developers, commercial-industrial land owners, national retailers, and Fortune 100 companies. Jason spends significant time giving back to the community by way of his involvement as State President of the Alliance of Boys & Girls Clubs as well as serving as the Mayor’s representative to the City of Phoenix Infill Advisory Board, and the Chairman’s appointment to the Maricopa County Board of Adjustment.


  • University of San Diego, B.A., cum laude
  • University of Arizona, J.D.

Professional and Community Involvement

  • Valley Leadership – Class XXII
  • Chair, City of Phoenix License Appeals Board
  • Chair, State Legislative Committee, Valley Partnership
  • President, Arizona Alliance of Boys & Girls Clubs
  • Maricopa County Transportation Advisory Board
  • City of Phoenix Development Advisory Board
  • City of Phoenix Ad Hoc Committee on Development Process
  • City of Phoenix Infill Advisory Committee
  • Maricopa County Board of Adjustment
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Metropolitan Phoenix Board of Directors

Awards and Recognitions

Jason recently was recognized again as one of the “Best Lawyers in America” by the peer-recognition organization, Best Lawyers®, as well as having earned the highest ranking possible (“AV”) by the nationally-recognized evaluation organization, Martindale-Hubbell. Additionally, Jason was recently named a top lawyer in Real Estate:  Zoning/Land Use by Chambers USA which is considered the most trusted worldwide law resource guide.

Jason’s other honors include recognition as an outstanding community leader by the Phoenix Business Journal’s “40 under 40” Issue, and he was honored as one of the “Best of the Bar” by the Arizona Business Journal.

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