Lawyer Detail

Cheryl Bullard

Special Counsel

South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control

2600 Bull Street
Columbia, SC 29201


Areas of Expertise

  • Privacy & Security
  • Public Health Law

Available For

  • Referrals
  • Speaking Engagements
  • Technical Assistance



Cheryl Harris Bullard has been with the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control since July, 1991, during which time has served as Deputy General Counsel and Chief Public Health Counsel. She focuses her practice on issues affecting public health services, health policy, privacy and security, regulatory compliance, drug control, and public health legal preparedness. Mrs. Bullard is a registered nurse, and received her J.D. and B.S.N degrees from the University of South Carolina. She is a graduate of the Southeastern Public Health Leadership Institute, and has held leadership positions and spoken on legal public health topics at the state and national level. 


  • Public Health in the Courts - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
  • Public Health Law - University of South Carolina to Preventive Medicine Residents.
  • HIPAA and Other Rules Affecting Privacy of Medical Records in Public Entities.