International Expertise


Ofelas Group is a team of seasoned international affairs and legal experts who have worked on crisis situations and advocate on behalf of clients, groups and individuals in complex foreign jurisdictions and affairs.

Chris Macleod

Founder


Chris MacLeod has close to 20 years of experience in litigating complex multijurisdictional litigation matters for individuals and corporations. He co-founded the National Council for the Protection of Canadians Abroad.

Dean Peroff

Founder


Dean Peroff is an international lawyer specializing in risk management, crisis/reputation management and public relation government/public relations. He co-founded the National Council for the Protection of Canadians Abroad.

Gary Caroline

Founder


Gary Caroline has thirty years of expertise in labour, employment and human rights law. He has represented a wide range of clients who find themselves in disputes with governments and governmental agencies. He also provides advice and advocacy to elected officials and political parties.

Marcus Kolga

Founder


Marcus Kolga has 20 years of experience in media, public relations and digital communications. He is a foreign policy expert with a focus on global sanctions, disinformation, cyber security and human rights. His commentary appears regularly in national and international media.

Andrew Wigley

Associate


Andrew Wigley is a corporate and public affairs specialist with a career spanning in-house, consultancy and the charitable sector. At natural resources firm BHP Billiton, Andrew had corporate affairs and government relations responsibility for Europe, Middle East and North Africa on issues relating to its oil and gas operations in the region.