Tennessee attorney, Jonathan Sevier Cave, has dedicated his practice to serving clients’ needs under both criminal and civil law specialties at both the state and federal level. Jonathan is licensed to practice law in the State of Tennessee, the Eastern District Federal Courts of Tennessee, and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Before going into private practice, Jonathan worked as a corporate fixed income securities specialist for Wachovia Bank. He later apprenticed for the Knox County District Attorney and the Knox County Office of the Public Defender where he handled DUI’s and felony matters such as first degree murder.
Jonathan served as a Rotary exchange student in Argentina and later studied political economy at Cambridge University in the United Kingdom. In 2006, Jonathan served as a Spanish translator for the William and Mary School of Law in Madrid, Spain.
Jonathan earned his J.D. from University of Tennessee College of Law in 2008. He was a member of the Jessup International Moot Court Team and served as an editor for the Tennessee Law Review.
Jonathan graduated magna cum laude from Tulane University in 2003. In addition, Jonathan played as a linebacker for the Tulane Green Wave where he was named Academic All-Conference USA.
Outside of law, Jonathan is an active member of the community and volunteer organizations. Former President of the Greeneville Morning Rotary Club. Jonathan was born and raised in Greeneville, Tennessee. He resides there with his wife Kim and their four children Kara, Jonny, Ben and Elaine.
J.D., University of Tennessee College of Law, Knoxville, Tennessee, 2008
Honors: Member, Jessup International Moot Court Team Law Review: Tennessee Law Review, Editor
B.A., Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2003
Bachelor of Arts in Political Economy, Magna Cum Laude
Professional & Bar Association Memberships
Knoxville Bar Association
Greene County Bar Association
Sullivan County Bar Association