Areas of Expertise

Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate & Advisory, Health, Aged Care & Retirement Villages, Energy & Resources

Jeremy is an experienced corporate and commercial lawyer who specialises in private M&A (including cross-border M&A and private equity); asset acquisitions and disposals; joint ventures; capital raisings; supply and procurement agreements; and various regulatory issues (including FIRB).

Having practiced in Johannesburg, Sydney and Perth at both top-tier and boutique law firms, Jeremy has developed extensive expertise across a broad range of industry sectors, including aged care, energy and resources, healthcare, professional services, technology and veterinary.

Jeremy's clients, who include private equity funds, state-owned enterprises, foreign companies, ASX-listed companies, owner-managed businesses, family offices, high-net worth individuals and large not-for-profit organisations, value the commercial, pragmatic and strategic advice he provides that enables them to achieve their commercial objectives as efficiently as possible.

What others say

"Thomson Geer has been with VetPartners from inception. Jeremy has been a critical adviser to our strategic growth, partnering with us to provide valuable guidance and insight. Jeremy’s responsiveness, experience and commerciality are second to none, making him a valuable adviser in relation to any corporate and acquisition matters."
Shane Matthews - Group General Counsel, VetPartners
"We had the pleasure of working with Jeremy during a recent merger process from the development of initial MOUs, through due diligence, to contracting and then to completion. Jeremy’s work was thorough and of the highest standard given the complexity of the merger. We particularly benefited from Jeremy’s support in the countdown to completion and in wrapping up the outstanding legal issues that arose. I am more than happy to recommend Jeremy and the team at Thomson Geer to support your transaction and broader legal requirements."
Russell Bricknell - CEO, Baptistcare WA.



Advising VetPartners on its acquisition of ASX-listed National Veterinary Care, which owns approximately 100 veterinary clinics in Australia and New Zealand, by way of a scheme of arrangement (A$251m).

Baptistcare WA

Advising Baptistcare WA on its merger with Global Care Group, pursuant to which Baptistcare acquired Global Care’s residential aged care facilities, retirement villages and in-home care services.

National Veterinary Associates

Advising the shareholders of the US-headquartered National Veterinary Associates group of companies (NVA) (funds managed by Ares Management Corporation and OMERS) in respect of Australian law applicable to the sale of NVA to JAB Holding Company and JAB Consumer Fund (US$5b).


Advising ASX-listed CountPlus on its acquisitions of shareholdings in various Australian accounting and financial planning practices.

Sense of Security

Advising the shareholders of cybersecurity firm Sense of Security on the disposal of their shares to the BGH Capital-backed CyberCX, which acquired and consolidated twelve leading Australian cybersecurity firms to create a company that specializes in security assurance, incident response and digital forensics, managed security services and other cybersecurity services.