Drew Hickman is a graduate of the Cumberland School of Law at Samford University. During school, he competed in trial and client counseling competitions. He also gained invaluable law firm experience while in school by clerking in personal injury and securities arbitration firms. Upon graduating law school, Drew was promoted to an attorney position with the securities firm that specialized in representing investors who had been the victims of broker fraud or misconduct in arbitrations governed by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).

Prior to joining Sutter O’Connell, Drew’s practice focused on personal injury. As Staff Counsel for one of the country’s largest automobile insurers, Drew gained tremendous litigation experience defending clients in bench and jury trials all across the State of Alabama. Upon first moving to Tennessee, he represented individuals injured in motor vehicle accidents across the Middle Tennessee area. Having worked both as Defense counsel and a Plaintiff’s attorney, Drew has a unique perspective on personal injury cases.

Drew and his wife, Laura, live in Nashville, Tennessee. They enjoy exploring the Nashville area with their dog and travelling. Drew also enjoys listening to music, playing guitar, and attending concerts and sporting events.


  • Alabama
  • Tennessee
  • United States District Courts
  • Northern District of Alabama


  • University of Dallas, BA 2010
  • Florida Institute of Technology, MS 2012
  • Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, JD 2015


  • American Bar Association
  • Alabama State Bar Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association