Freezing out Paddy McKillen’s associates ‘a Qatari strategy’ in row worth billions

Property developer and hotelier Paddy McKillen. Photo: Johnathan Adam Davies/National Pictures

Shane Phelan

Qatari royals adopted a “strategy” of banning people close to Paddy McKillen from luxury hotels they own to “shore up” their negotiating position in a dispute with the Irish businessman potentially worth billions of pounds, the High Court in London has been told.