Palo Alto, CA (May 31, 2012)  
Global commercial tenant advisory firm Studley is pleased to announce the promotion of Ham Southworth to senior managing director from corporate managing director. Southworth advises technology companies and law firms ranging from Facebook and LSI Corporation to Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, Weil, Gotshal & Manges, LLP and Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP on a wide range of real estate matters throughout the US, Europe and Asia. Areas of expertise include lease acquisitions, dispositions, renewals and relocations, building and land purchases and sales, as well as data center site selection and development.

Prior to joining Studley in 2005, Southworth was a corporate real estate executive with data center company Exodus Communications (NASDAQ: EXDS) where he managed and restructured an 11.5 million square foot global portfolio, and a corporate and real estate attorney with Pillsbury Winthrop LLP and Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison LLP.

Southworth received a B.A. from Yale University in 1988 and a J.D. from the University of Virginia School Of Law in 1994.