Chelsea L. Gulinson

Practice Areas

  • Health Care Litigation
  • Health Care Fraud and Abuse


Arizona State University, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law

J.D., 2018, Health Law Certificate, Genomics & Biotechnology Certificate, Willard H. Pedrick Scholar, Ross Blakley Library Award for Exemplary Student Research recipient

Barrett, the Honors College, Arizona State University

B.A., Philosophy, 2015

Bar and Court Admissions

State of Arizona, 2018

Chelsea L. Gulinson

Associate Attorney

Professional Bio Publications

Chelsea Gulinson is an attorney in the Phoenix, Arizona law firm of Milligan Lawless, P.C. Her interests include health care litigation and regulatory matters. Prior to joining the firm, Chelsea was a Research Scholar at the Center for Public Health Law and Policy at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, Arizona State University, and Staff Attorney for the Network for Public Health Law, Western Region Office.

During law school, Chelsea worked as a legal extern for the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System, Phoenix Children’s Hospital, and the Honorable Donn Kessler at the Arizona Court of Appeals. She was an articles editor on Jurimetrics: The Journal of Law, Science, and Technology, was president of the Women Law Students’ Association, and was on the board of the Health Law Society.


  • State Bar of Arizona
  • Arizona Society of Healthcare Attorneys
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Arizona Women Lawyers Association
  • American Society of Law, Medicine, and Ethics
  • Arizona Wellbeing Commons – Public Health Law, Policy and Equity Division
  • American Bar Association

Leila Barraza et al., Immunization Laws & Policies Among U.S. Institutes of Higher Education, J.L. Med. & Ethics (forthcoming).


James G. Hodge Jr. et al., Innovative Legal and Policy Responses to the Opioid Crisis, J.L. Med. & Ethics (forthcoming).


James G. Hodge Jr. et al., Exploring Legal and Policy Responses to the Opioid Public Health Emergency, S.C.L. Rev. (forthcoming).


James G. Hodge Jr. et al, Public Health Law & Policy Implications: Justice Kavanaugh, J.L. Med. & Ethics (forthcoming).


Lawrence O. Gostin, James G. Hodge Jr., & Chelsea L. Gulinson, Supervised Injection Facilities: Legal and Policy Reforms, JAMA (Feb. 7, 2019).


Chelsea Gulinson, Ebola Outbreak 2018-2019: An Escalating Health Crisis, The Network for Public Health Law (Jan. 15, 2019)


Chelsea Gulinson, Reauthorizing the Federal Violence Against Women Act, The Network for Public Health Law (Oct. 24, 2018).


James G. Hodge Jr., Chelsea Gulinson, & Drew Hensley, The Opioid Crisis Response Act: Looking Ahead, Ignoring the Present, JURIST – Academic Commentary (Sept. 22, 2018).


Chelsea L. Gulinson, Comment, Embryonic Stem Cell Tourism, 58 Jurimetrics J. 17 – 57 (2017).