Belfast developer Paddy McKillen

Millions have been spent; thousands upon thousands of hours of lawyers’ time have been clocked up, and, yet, the confrontation between Paddy Mc(...)

 Paddy McKillen:  is understood to have repaid his personal loans at par, or face value, in order to prevent his rivals the Barclay brothers seizing control of Coroin. Photograph:  Yui Mok/PA Wire

Property investor Paddy McKillen has refinanced his outstanding loans from the former Anglo Irish Bank with the financial support of Colony Cap(...)

Coroin, in which Paddy McKillen has shares, owns the Berkeley, Connaught and Claridges hotels.

A bid by the Barclay brothers and financier Derek Quinlan to force Paddy McKillen to sell(...)

Paddy McKillen leaves was backed in his bid by Colony Capital, a private investment firm led by Tom Barrack. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Paddy McKillen has successfully bid to acquire his personal loans of €300m from IBRC, the former Anglo Irish Bank. Mr McKillen was backe(...)

Belfast developer Paddy McKillen leaves The Rolls Building at The High Court, in central London, for his legal dispute against the Barclay Brothers. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Monday March 19, 2012. Threed: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Patrick McKillen, who has been locked in a drawn out battle with the UK’s Barclay Brothers for control of three of London’s most exclusive hote(...)

Billionaire brothers David and Frederick Barclay will bid for the €800 million loans to Irish property investor, Paddy McKillen (pictured), held by the Irish Bank Resolution Corporation. Photograph: PA

Billionaire brothers David and Frederick Barclay will bid for the €800 million loans to Irish property investor, Paddy McKillen, held by the Ir(...)

Paddy McKillen’s lawyers must get discovery of certain communications between David and Frederick Barclay and some of their companies with the Department of Finance, IBRC and the National Asset Management Agency. Photograph: PA

The High Court has ordered the billionaire Barclay brothers to provide a limited disclosure of documents to property investor Paddy McKillen in(...)

Paddy McKillen has previously told the court he had been a customer of IBRC for more than 20 years and has numerous performing loans. Photograph: PA

Property investor Paddy McKillen needs to get documents held by the billionaire Barclay brothers for his legal action against Irish Bank Resolution Co(...)

In an affidavit, property investor Paddy McKillen said it was necessary to bring his action, aimed at preventing Irish Bank Resolution Corporation selling €246 million of his loans, “to protect my commercial interests and my constitutional rights relating to property”. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

The legal challenge by property investor Paddy McKillen aimed at preventing Irish Bank Resolution Corporation selling €246 million of his loans to th(...)

 High Court heard today  tomorrow is the deadline for  initial bids for the loans of   businessman Paddy McKillen to be lodged with  special liquidators of IBRC.  Photograph: PA

The legal challenge by property investor Paddy McKillen aimed at preventing Irish Bank Resolution Corporation selling €246 million of his loans to the(...)