McCarthy Nordburg was formed in 1986 on the same foundation that exists today.

McCarthy Nordburg is a full service, interior architectural design firm whose philosophy adheres to design commitment and innovation, to explore each commission for its unique opportunities and properties with careful regard to a client’s budget and schedule. We are committed to unparalleled client satisfaction and long-term relationships.

We have developed expertise in a broad range of interior design services and market sectors including, corporate, financial services and professional firms, education, medical office, and tenant improvement design for landlords.  We work collaboratively in a manner appropriate to each our client’s needs and objectives.  McCarthy Nordburg also has the distinction of being named the NAIOP Interior Architect of the Year for 2016, and is consistently in Arizona Ranking’s Top Ten Interior Design firms.

At the heart of our organization are the design teams, formed according to each particular project type and remain in place from inception to completion, ensuring continuity and design intent. We have found that the best outcomes for a project are derived from close collaboration between ourselves, our consultants, and the client.

Project Future — Renaissance Square

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We design for all aspects of the built interior environment.

Our Services Include:

  • Programming
  • Space Planning/Conceptual Design
  • Design Development
  • Construction Documentation
  • Construction Administration
  • Landlord Leasing Assistance
  • As-Builts, BOMA, Field Verification & Lease Books


McCarthy Nordburg is registered under the Federal System for Award Management (SAM) for GSA and a self-certified SBA Woman-Owned Small Business.

McCarthy-Nordburg, Ltd Federal Registration
Federal System for Award Management (SAM)
DUNS: 188642896 Expiration 11/08/2018



McCarthy Nordburg, Ltd
SBA Women Owned Business (WOSB) Program Self-Certification Program

In addition, McN has NCIDQ Certified and LEED Accredited Professional staff.




Self-Certification Program

McCarthy Nordburg is certified to self-certify our construction documents for the City of Phoenix, Surprise and Chandler, to obtain a building permit through the “Self-Certification” Program. The benefits may lead to obtaining a permit within 7 to 10 calendar days which may be more timely than the typical plan review processes.

Community Involvement & Support

“We are award-winning creators, designers, ideators, athletes, business leaders, community volunteers, organizational strategists & problem solvers, with families that like to have fun!