According to Statistics Canada, an average of four in ten marriages end in divorce. But numbers are small comfort when it’s your own divorce looming. Often, the dissolution of a marriage is a tumultuous and taxing event that can be draining physically, financially and emotionally. While it may seem counter-intuitive, in the majority of cases hiring a divorce lawyer can alleviate many of the hardships involved. In Vancouver, Donald B. Phelps Law Corporation is a good choice as our legal team deals exclusively with matters pertaining to family law. Here’s how a divorce lawyer can lessen your difficulties as you wade through the challenges that come with ending a marriage.