Here are the Top 10 architectural firms in Arizona, based on public voting for the 2019 edition of Ranking Arizona, the state’s biggest and most comprehensive business opinion poll. Ranking Arizona is based purely on opinion and ranks companies based on how voters answer this simple question: with whom would you recommend doing business?

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Here are the Top 10 architectural firms in Arizona, as featured in the 2019 edition of Ranking Arizona:

11 architects or more


Background: DAVIS is an architecture, interiors, and urban design firm that creates inspired architecture for everyday life through lucid vision, creativity, and flow. Inspired architecture involves a heightened sense of wonder, awe, and joy by such intensity of perception, as to cause it to stand out in contrast to the experiences that surround it in time and space. “Life in Place” is about making meaningful connections between people and place, movement and urban form, nature, and the built environment. DAVIS passion is to create wonderful, meaningful places where people spend the most time — The places we work. The places we shop. The places we live. That’s what DAVIS does.

2. Cuningham Group Architecture

3. Gensler

4. Corgan

5. SmithGroup

6. Gould Evans

7. DLR Group

8. HKS

9. Todd & Associates

10. DWL Architects + Planners Inc.

10 architects or fewer

1. Cawley Architects

Background: Cawley Architects is a proponent of the cost-effective “design build” methodology of delivering projects. Cawley Architects is unique because it successfully partners with many contractors and clients to deliver commercial projects that represent the highest level of achievement in cost control, scheduling, architect/contractor collaboration and client satisfaction. In 2018, Cawley Architects participated in mixed-use, light industrial, distribution, office, healthcare, retail and restaurant projects totaling more than 2 million square feet.

2. FM Solutions

3. HDA Architects

4. Bar Napkin Productions

5. Deutsch Architecture Group

6. Mittelstaedt Cooper & Associates

7. Butler Design Group Architects & Planners


9. Archicon Architecture & Interiors

10. Andrews Design Group

Landscape architects

1. The Design Element

Background: “Friends for over 25 years, we’ve been through a lot of life experiences together.  The courage and perseverance we have seen in each other through these times led to the formation of The Design Element 12 years ago.  We bring the same tenacity and bold approach to each of our projects.  Landscape Architecture is a noble endeavor and we embrace the challenge to practice in a manner that demonstrates the search for harmony between society and our natural environment.  Our work is true to the region, responsive to its context, meaningful to our culture and functional to its inhabitants.”

2. CollectiV Landscape Architects

3. Coe & Van Loo Consultants

4. EPS Group

5. Greey | Pickett

6. The Planning Center

7. SmithGroup

8. Norris Design

9. AZTEC Engineering Group

10. AndersonBaron