Keith Miller Profile

Ellis and Nelle Levitt Distinguished Professor of Law


Areas of Expertise

Torts, Product's Liability, Gaming Law, Worker's Compensation


LLM – University of Michigan
JD – University of Missouri-Kansas City, UMKC Law Review
BA – University of Missouri-Kansas City

Professional Experience

Drake Law School professor since 1979
Attorney at Lathrop, Koontz & Norquest in Kansas City, Mo.
Visiting professor of law at the University of Wisconsin

Selected Publications

  • The Law of Gambling and Regulated Gaming (co-author) (2d ed., Carolina Academic Press, 2016).
  • The Utility and Limits of Self-Exclusion Programs, 6 UNLV Gaming Law Journal (2015).
  • How Should the Past Inform the Future? Reviewing Regulating Internet Gaming: Challenges and Opportunities, 5 UNLV Gaming Law Journal 49 (2014).
  • Ethics Across the Gaming Industry (co-author), Casino Lawyer, Summer 2013.
  • The Internet Gambling Genie and the Challenges States Face, 17 Journal of Internet Law 1 (2013).

Significant Accomplishments

  • Vice president, Educator Members of the International Masters of Gaming Law
  • Vice chair of the Gaming Law Committee for the ABA Business Law Section
  • Speaker: Rhoades v. State—The (De)criminalization of HIV+ Sex (UNLV Law School, Las Vegas, NV, March 2015).
  • Panel moderator and speaker: Problem Gambling (ABA Gaming Law Minefield Conference, Henderson, NV, Feb. 12-13, 2015).
  • Speaker: Spousal Disqualification for Gaming Licenses (International Masters of Gaming Law Fall Conference, Florence, Italy, November 2014).
Law School News
August 17, 2018
Neil M. Gorsuch, Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, gave a special lecture to approximately 350 Drake Law students, faculty, and staff on Aug. 16.