Skender Construction Data Breach Investigation

Turke & Strauss LLP, a leading data breach law firm, is investigating Skender Construction, LLC (“Skender”) regarding its recent data breach. The Skender data breach involved personal identifiable information and protected health information belonging to over 1,000 individuals.


Skender is a construction company based in Illinois. Founded in 1955, Skender combines Lean process with high-performing teams to deliver unmatched results and maximum value.2 Today, Skender’s portfolio spans a wide variety of projects, including interiors, healthcare, multifamily, hospitality, office, life sciences, higher education, municipal, retail, senior living, and sports and recreation projects. Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Skender has an additional location in Indianapolis, Indiana, and employs over 300 individuals.


Recently, Skender discovered that it had experienced a data breach in which personal identifiable information and protected health information in its systems may have been accessed and acquired. Through its investigation, Skender determined that an unauthorized actor may have accessed this sensitive information via a ransomware incident that occurred between February 15, 2024, and March 16, 2024. On April 5, 2024, Skender began notifying individuals whose information may have been impacted. The type of information potentially exposed includes:

  • Name
  • Social Security number
  • Address
  • Date of birth
  • Driver’s license and passport number
  • Direct deposit information
  • Health information

If you received a breach notification letter from Skender Construction, LLC:

We would like to speak with you about your rights and potential legal remedies in response to this data breach. Please fill out the form, below, or contact us at (608) 237-1775 or

If you were impacted by the Skender data breach, you may consider taking the following steps to protect your personal information.

  1. Carefully review the breach notice and retain a copy;
  2. Enroll in any free credit monitoring services provided by Skender Construction, LLC;
  3. Change passwords and security questions for online accounts;
  4. Regularly review account statements for signs of fraud or unauthorized activity;
  5. Monitor credit reports for signs of identity theft; and
  6. Contact a credit bureau(s) to request a temporary fraud alert.

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