Jason Keer is a seasoned criminal law attorney with over 10 years of prosecutorial experience. Jason began his criminal law career at the Maricopa County Attorney’s office, where he handled a wide variety of felony and misdemeanor cases for nearly 8 years.
Jason started in the Pretrial Division and advanced to the Probation Violation and Trial Divisions. The Maricopa County Attorney’s Office promoted Jason to the Fraud and Identity Theft Enforcement Bureau of the Organized Crimes Division. He spent over 4 years prosecuting complex fraud, embezzlement, and identity theft cases. Jason conducted dozens of bench trials, jury trials, and contested violation hearings. He successfully researched and litigated a variety of complex legal issues and participated in community outreach training on identity theft and fraud prevention.
The City of Kingman Attorney’s Office hired Jason as a City Prosecutor. There, Jason handled various misdemeanor and code violation matters, including domestic violence cases, DUIs, assaults, and civil abatements. Jason also participated in the City of Kingman’s Veteran’s Treatment Court program. He also instructed new Kingman Police recruits on trial preparation and techniques.
While at the City of Kingman Attorney’s Office, the Mohave County Attorney’s Office recruited Jason as a senior felony attorney. He prosecuted various felonies, including homicide, sex crimes, burglaries, aggravated assaults, identity theft, fraud, weapons offenses, and felony DUIs. As an experienced prosecutor, Jason participated in the capital case committee, where he helped make death penalty determinations. Jason also lectured law enforcement officers about criminal investigations, grand jury proceedings, and trial preparation.
Jason is originally from Indiana, where he graduated with distinction from Purdue University, West Lafayette, in 2002. Jason received his Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from the Valparaiso University School of Law in 2006. He moved to Arizona after he graduated from law school.
Jason is excited to bring his vast experience to the Maria Jones Law Firm. He is committed to seeking the best results for all his clients. In his spare time, Jason enjoys reading, traveling, attending local events, and spending time with his family and dog, Luka.
Specialized Training, Awards, and Honors
• Basic Arizona Forensic Science Academy
• Law school Course Honors in English Legal Institutions and Legal Profession
• Cambridge Study Abroad Program in law school
• Recipient of the Ten Commandments for Lawyers Award for excellence in ethics
• Member of Phi Kappa Phi, Gamma Sigma Delta, and Golden Key International Honorary Society while at Purdue University
• Joseph and Rebecca A. Kennedy Award for Financial Planning Excellence, Purdue University