PETER STOFFER JOINS MICHEL DRAPEAU LAW OFFICE AS STRATEGIC ADVISOR (VETERANS AFFAIRS)

Ottawa, ON - Michel Drapeau Law Office [MDLO] is pleased to welcome Peter Stoffer who will be volunteering as a Strategic Advisor on Veteran’s Affairs issues. Mr Stoffer served for more than eighteen years as a Member of Parliament for Sackville- Eastern Shore, Nova Scotia. In welcoming this distinguished former member of Canada’s Parliament, Michel Drapeau remarked:

“We are delighted to welcome a person of Peter Stoffer’s caliber and breadth of experience to our law firm. Mr Stoffer has proven himself as an agent of reform and a beacon of inspiration to our Firm and the Veteran’s community. We look forward to working with Mr Stoffer to assist Canadian Forces and RCMP veterans, an underserved community. Mr Stoffer will bring to us an unequalled level of expertise and wealth of experience.”

In accepting this position, Mr Stoffer said:

“I am excited to join Michel Drapeau Law Office as an Advisor to share my knowledge, understanding and advice with the aim of assisting Canadian Forces and RCMP veterans and their families with transition services and in accessing benefits.”

Mr Stoffer worked with Canada’s Parliament from 1997 to 2015. During this time, he was honoured with a variety of awards from the environmental, military, provincial and federal communities. Mr Stoffer was named Canada's Parliamentarian of the year 2013, and has received the Veterans Ombudsman award. Mr Stoffer has been knighted into the Order of St. George and has also been knighted by the King of the Netherlands into the Order of Orange Nassau. He is currently working for Trauma Healing Centers and volunteers his time with several military, RCMP veterans and charitable organizations