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Ryan Hardy

also known as Ryan S. Hardy

About me

I grew up primarily in Michigan and also Gilbert, Arizona.  I have lived in several other states, including Nebraska, Utah and Nevada.  I also spent 2 years living in Brazil and am still relatively proficient in Portuguese. 

Prior to law school, I received an English Degree at Brigham Young University.  While at BYU, I spent several summers working as a Counselor for a youth program, which I enjoyed immensely.  I graduated from Creighton Law school in 2009 and currently am practicing in the areas of Bankruptcy and Family Law.    After, finishing law school, I decided to make my home back here in Arizona.  

 Outside of practicing law I enjoy a myriad of other pursuits including theater, basketball, racquetball, writing, and dancing.


Languages spoken: Portuguese

Practice areas


  1. Family: 75%
    5 years
  2. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: 13%
    5 years
  3. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 12%
    5 years



Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Kristi Michelle Morley

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    Kristi Morley Family Attorney
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  • Anthony J. Olson

    Ryan is great lawyer and strong advocate for his clients!


    Anthony Olson Workers Compensation Attorney
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Contact info

Hardy Law Firm, PLC (Main Office)

4425 E. Agave, Bldg. #2 Suite #106
Phoenix (Ahwatukee), AZ, 85044


AZActive 200907/29/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Client's ChoiceAVVO2014
Outstanding Academic AchievementBrigham Young University2005
Eagle ScoutBoy Scouts of America1999
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerHardy Law Firm, PLC2014 - Present
Owner/PartnerFarrington Hardy, PLC2012 - 2014
Associate AttorneyBiddle Law Firm, PLLC2010 - 2012
Law ClerkUS Department of Justice2009 - 2009
Law ClerkNebraska Innocence Project2008 - 2008
Association namePosition nameDuration
State Bar of Arizona, Young Lawyers DivisionMember2010 - Present
State Bar of ArizonaMember2009 - Present
Creighton Law ReviewAssociate Staff2007 - 2009
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Wells v. ShackelfordOrder of Protection Quashed
Dowell v. LambFather granted sole custody.
Enkey v. VilliborghiOrder of Protection Quashed
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Publication nameTitleDate
SelfLegal Decision-making and Parenting Time in Arizona2013
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Creighton University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
Brigham Young UniversityEnglishOther - Bachelors2005
Utah Valley State CollegeN/AAssociates2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Law DayBankruptcy and Foreclosure2014
Lawyers on CallFamily Law2013