El Paso

221 N. Kansas, Suite 1700
El Paso, TX 79901
Phone: 915.533.4424
Fax: 915.546.5360


2905 San Gabriel St, Suite 205, 
Austin, TX 78705
Phone: 512.320.5466
Fax: 512.320.5431

Las Cruces

3800 E. Lohman Ave., Suite C
Las Cruces, NM 88011
Phone: 575.527.0023
Fax: 915.546.5360

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Andrew S. "Drew" Miller

Email: drew.miller@kempsmith.com
Telephone: 512.320.5466 / Fax: 512.320.5431

Drew Miller is a partner in the firm's Austin office where he practices water, environmental, and administrative law, and serves as Chair of the firm's Public and Environmental Law Department. He regularly represents industrial and commercial entities, political subdivisions, and individuals including landowners in matters involving water rights and utilities, litigation, compliance, enforcement, permitting, and environmental and water due diligence matters. He has particular experience in litigation involving groundwater management, contaminated property and environmental permitting. He has also guided clients through Texas' brownfields redevelopment programs. Mr. Miller was recognized by Best Lawyers in America 2019-2023.



  • George Washington University School of Law, J.D., high honors, 1989
  • Cornell University, B.S., Biological Science, 1984


  • National Water Law Forum
  • American Bar Association Section of Environment, Energy and Resources
  • American Bar Association - Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section – Environmental Committee
  • State Bar of Texas - Environmental and Natural Resources Law Section
  • Texas Water Conservation Association
  • Texas Alliance of Groundwater Districts
  • Austin Bar Association


  • Texas, 1993
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U. S. Courts of Appeals for the following circuits: 5th Circuit; and 10th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas


  • Board Certified, Administrative Law - Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Professional & Civic Involvement

Mr. Miller is the author of Chapter 11 (Texas Superfund) of the two-volume treatise on Texas Environmental Law published by Thomson Reuters. He is a regular contributor to the Year in Review publication of the American Bar Association Section on Environment, Energy & Resources on the subject of water law in Texas. Mr. Miller is a founding organizer and serves as Vice-President of the National Water Law Forum. He currently serves as Chair of the American Bar Association/Real Property, Trusts and Estate Law Section’s Environmental Committee.