David Kimball

Senior Managing Director


Transaction Volume

  • 9 million SF


  • Office

Professional Expertise

As a senior managing director in Savills Studley’s Downtown Los Angeles office, David represents companies on a local and global level for their office and industrial real estate needs. He provides solutions, proven strategies, and a dedicated work ethic in solving the most complex real estate related issues. David is an expert at creating long-term real estate cost savings, tenant contract flexibility, and managing the intricate details required of any sale or lease transaction. He has successfully represented a wide array of users in the technology, gaming, entertainment, engineering, publishing, insurance, non-profit and medical sectors.

Among the skills that David brings to his clients are strategic real estate planning, leveraged lease or sale contract negotiations, disposition and exit strategies, lease administration services, operating expense recovery, industry benchmarking, technology acumen, and portfolio and process management. This experience yields additional value through collaboration of transaction resources, such as general contractors, project managers, architects, legal advisors, financial experts and strategic services consultants. From renewal negotiations to complete facility relocation, the end result is a distinct client solution based on a detailed process that will save time and money.

Since starting his commercial real estate career in 1997, David has negotiated more than 9 million square feet of office, industrial lease and sale transactions with a value in excess of $1.4 billion.


David received his Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from California State University, Northridge.

David Kimball