Welcomes Rob Elliott as Associate Vice President, promotes Shawn Cruz to Senior Consultant  

Counsel is excited to announce the latest developments within its growing Ontario practice.  

Counsel is pleased to welcome Rob Elliott as Associate Vice President, Ontario. Rob is a strategic thinker with a proven political lens that comes from over 15 years of experience working in government and public affairs, including in the Prime Minister’s Office, on Parliament Hill, at Queen’s Park and as a Government Relations Consultant.  Rob is recognized for his experience and knowledge on political matters from having served as a Vice-President of the Ontario PC Party for 13 years, including as the Party’s Policy Chair, and was most recently the Ontario PC candidate during a by-election in Kitchener. 

As Counsel welcomes Rob, the firm is also proud to announce the promotion of Shawn Cruz to Senior Consultant, Ontario.  

Shawn has consistently provided strategic government relations advice, insight, and guidance to Counsel’s clients across many sectors. He has proven himself to be an invaluable part of the Ontario practice and someone who clients know they can rely on to help achieve their policy goals.  

Learn more about Counsel’s Government Relations services.