Peter graduated law school in 1995, earning his degree from Washington University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri. Throughout law school, Peter worked for the legal aid society aiding indigent clients on a broad range of legal matters. During law school summers, he was also able to complete a Masters Degree from Columbia University. After law school, Peter joined the Chicago based law firm of Hinshaw & Culbertson, working in a satellite office in Miami, Florida. There, Peter concentrated on corporate and insurance defense litigation, while also gaining exposure to the complex Florida Real Estate market. Mr. Hardy soon moved back to New York City where he was recruited to work for Techvest, LLC a boutique investment bank specializing in biomedicine and biotechnology. Afterward, Mr. Hardy started his own general practice with a focus on transactional real estate. Mr. Hardy is admitted to the Bars of New York and Florida.