Carrie Anderson Hackett, formerly Carrie Anderson, founded Hackett & Wine, LLC with Ashley Wine in 2012, after working for other metro-Atlanta criminal defense and family law firms. Carrie and Ashley founded Hackett & Wine to provide diligent, effective, compassionate representation to domestic clients in Fulton, Cobb, Forsyth, Gwinnett, Cherokee, and DeKalb Counties. Carrie is a certified domestic mediator and a Guardian ad Litem, which is a person appointed by the Court to investigate and make a recommendation about what custodial situation would be best for the minor children involved in a family law case.
Before founding Hackett & Wine, LLC, Carrie worked for a number of criminal defense and family law firms as an associate and as a partner. She has successfully handled hundreds of criminal cases ranging from DUI to vehicular homicide and rape. Carrie's criminal law experience has helped her domestic clients, particularly when there are interrelated issues of domestic violence, protective orders, or sexual allegations that could impact the custody outcome for a client. In the past five years, Carrie has resolved hundreds of domestic cases ranging from high assets divorces, to custody modifications, to contempt. Carrie is a comfortable and passionate trial lawyer and an effective advocate for all people facing a financial or custodial battle.
Carrie Hackett graduated from Emory University's School of Law in 2006, where she was on the Dean's List. She graduated from Tulane University in 2003, cum laude with Honors in Latin American Studies. Carrie grew up in Tallahassee, Florida, where her dad was a professor at Florida State University. Carrie currently lives in Roswell with her son.
Ashley Wine was born in Atlanta, Georgia. She lived in a number of major cities throughout the United States before her family settled in Orlando, Florida, where she lived until she graduated from high school. Ashley went on to attend The University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) where she received an Academic Excellence Scholarship. While at Ole Miss, Ashley served as Vice-President of her sorority, Alpha Omicron Pi. In addition to being involved on campus, she made Chancellor's Honor Roll, Dean's Honor Roll, and was accepted into the prestigious organizations: Order of Omega, Omicron Delta, and Who's Who Among Students in America's Colleges and Universities. Ashley graduated Cum Laude from Ole Miss in May 2008.
After graduating from Ole Miss, Ashley attended Stetson University College of Law. While at Stetson, Ashley was a member of the Florida Association of Women Lawyers, Phi Alpha Delta, and became involved with her community in the Junior League of St. Petersburg. She graduated in May 2011 with a Certificate of Concentration in Elder law and was awarded for her outstanding Pro Bono and Leadership work.
Prior to becoming a founding partner at Hackett & Wine, LLC, Ashley worked for a prominent Orlando attorney assisting with high profile criminal and divorce cases, the Coleman Legal Group, LLC, and the Boyd Law Group, LLC. Since she became a partner at Hackett & Wine, LLC, Ashley has handled hundreds of domestic cases ranging from high assets divorces, to custody modifications, to contempt.
Drew comes from a family of attorneys and developed his interest in law at an early age. After graduating from The University of Alabama, Drew attended the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University in Macon, Georgia where he was a member of the Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity. During law school, Drew spent his summers working for Fulton County State Court Judge Diane E. Bessen and for a family law firm in Atlanta. At Mercer, Drew became extremely passionate about and focused on family law issues.
Drew was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia attending Christ the King School and St. Pius X Catholic High School. He received his undergraduate degree in Communication Studies from The University of Alabama. He also studied art history while in college and studied abroad in Florence, Italy as a member of the Capstone International Academic Program. As an undergraduate, Drew was involved on campus as a member of the Pre-Law Students Association and the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity.
Prior to joining Hackett & Wine, LLC, Drew worked for a boutique family law firm in Atlanta. Drew enjoys working closely with clients and has a strong interest in achieving the best possible results for clients. In his spare time, he enjoys playing golf and traveling with his brother who is currently pursuing his own legal career.