'We have to work twice as hard to get half as much' - gay twins strive for equality in Big Law

Brian and Daniel Winterfeldt, partners at Mayer Brown and Reed Smith, on the challenges for LGBT lawyers


Twins Brian and Daniel Winterfeldt look so much alike their own mother can’t tell them apart at times. In fact, they can’t even tell themselves apart in childhood photos.

Each has gone through his entire life seeing himself in the face of his brother, so it’s fitting they’ve taken parallel careers paths.

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