Risher Caves was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in 2013 and is an associate with Caves & Caves PLLC. His litigation practice is focused on general civil litigation, business litigation, complex real estate transactions, real estate litigation, contract law and litigation, government law, school/education law, labor and employment law, administrative law, wills and estates, appellate litigation, estate litigation, and family law. He is admitted to practice in all State and Federal courts in Mississippi, as well as the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Mr. Caves obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree from The University of Mississippi in 2010 and his Juris Doctorate from The University of Mississippi School of Law in 2013, where he graduated cum laude.
As a member of the Phi Delta Phi Legal Honor Society in law school, Mr. Caves served as Associate Cases Editor for The Mississippi Law Journal and competed for The Moot Court Board as a member of the Labor & Employment Competition Team. In 2012, Mr. Caves served as a law clerk for the Mississippi Supreme Court.
He is a member of the American Bar Association, the Counsel of School Attorneys, the Jones County Bar Association, and the Jones County Young Lawyers Association. He is a title insurance agent for Mississippi Valley Title Insurance Company and First American Title Insurance Company. Risher is American Land Title Association “Best Practices” certified.
A lifelong resident of Laurel, Mr. Caves is active in the community. Along with his wife and two children, he is a member of First Baptist Church of Laurel. Mr. Caves is also a member of several local philanthropic organizations, including the Laurel Rotary Club, Sertoma Club, Jones County Chamber of Commerce, Laurel Main Street, Leadership Jones County and Laurel Board of Realtors.