The Unger Law Group

Trial and Transactional Law

W. Marvin Hardy III

Of Counsel

(407) 425-6880
(407) 425-0595
(407) 423-3077



Marvin is a Martindale-Hubbell AV-rated attorney who has more than 40 years of experience in commercial litigation, civil trial practice, personal injury and wrongful death. He is also a Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer by the Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education.

Marvin's work as a litigator covers a broad spectrum, ranging from cases involving contracts, construction, and labor/employment issues. One recent case, for example, involved the Fair Labor Standards Act, while another involved people having stock wrongfully canceled by a company. He has been admitted to the U. S. Supreme Court and to the U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit.

In 2006, Marvin was chosen as a Florida Super Lawyer in the field of business litigation.
Outside of his legal work, Marvin has served a number of community organizations, including the Christian Service Center, the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and the Boy Scouts of America.

He has formerly served as a member of the board of directors the Committee of One Hundred of Orange County Inc., which provides assistance to families of fallen first responders.


Bar Admissions

  • Admitted to bar, 1965, Georgia
  • 1966, Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida
  • Eleventh Circuit, United States Court of Appeals; U.S. Supreme Court


  • Oxford College of Emory University (A.A., 1961)
    • Member of Alpha Epsilon Upsilon Scholastic Honor Society
    • Eta Sigma Psi Leadership Honor Society
  • Emory College (B.A., in History, 1963)
  • Emory University School of Law (J.D., 1965)
    • Vice President of Student Bar Association
    • Phi Delta Phi Law Fraternity


  • National Chair, Emory Annual Fund, 1999-2001
  • Vice President, Emory Alumni Association, 1984-1985
  • Member, Emory University School of Law's Law School Council, 1993-2000
  • President, Emory Club of Orlando, 1976
  • Member, Board of Governors, Association of Emory Alumni, 1992- 1997, 1999-2000
  • Member, Emory University Board of Visitors, 1999-2001
  • Recipient, Emory University's J. Pollard Turman Alumni Service Award, 1998
  • Member, Oxford College Board of Counselors since 1976
  • Chairman, Oxford College Board of Counselors, 1983-1984.
  • Central Florida Council, Boy Scouts of America (Formerly District Chairman, Vice President of District Operations, Vice President of Administration, Council Commissioner and Treasurer. Recipient of B.S.A.'s Silver Beaver Award)
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Central Florida Chapter (President, 1988, 1989 and former member of the Board of Directors)
  • Committee of One Hundred of Orange County, Inc. (Formerly member of the Board of Directors)
  • Christian Service Center (President, 1993, 1994, Board of Directors, 1991-1996, 2001-2005, Finance Committee, 2001-2005)