Julie McStay
Partner, Thomson Geer


Julie McStay is a Partner in the Health and Aged Care team at Thomson Geer. She leads the firm’s Brisbane Health & Aged Care team and forms part of the larger national Health & Aged Care team working across Australia.

Julie specialises in providing regulatory and commercial advice to residential aged care providers, home care providers and retirement living operators. Julie is acknowledged as a leading provider of legal services to these industries. She has extensive experience in drafting and negotiating commercial agreements across the health and aged care industries as well as advising clients in these industries on major incidents, coroner’s matters and disputes.
She advises a large range of aged care providers and retirement living operators including publicly listed groups, private groups and not-for-profits. She is a trusted advisor to some of the largest aged care providers in the country.

Sectors Converging – Learnings from Seniors Living, Social and Affordable Housing, Disabilities and Aged Care

Exploring the concept that housing sectors will converge as RVs, RACFs, home care, social and affordable housing start to move towards each other in accommodation, care delivery and social supports. What policy settings are converging to create opportunities for revenue diversification and service enhancement and what are their impacts.