Distinguished public servant Neil Eggleston has held a number of senior government roles in the United States. In May 2017, he was formally appointed Deputy Chairman of the Appeal Committee at the 67th FIFA Congress in Bahrain.

Recognised as one of the best lawyers in the American capital of Washington, DC, Eggleston’s career in public service included the prestigious role as White House Counsel to US President Barack Obama from 2014 to 2017 and as Associate Counsel to President Bill Clinton from 1993 to 1994. Eggleston has also lectured at the American Bar Association and regularly advises corporations and corporate boards on a wide range of legal issues including corporate governance, civil litigation, internal investigations, and allegations of fraud.