The non-profit organization representing Canadian Paralympic athletes has named Jeff Palamar to serve as the team Ombudsperson for the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Games. Palamar has volunteered in the position for three prior Paralympic Games.
He is a a partner at Taylor McCaffrey LLP in Winnipeg and practices employment, labor and administrative law with a focus on employers, human rights issues, sports and Aboriginal organizations. He also volunteers with Sport Manitoba, where he is incoming Chair. (Inside the Games.)
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