Family law is a practice that covers legal issues involving family relationships. Adoption, divorce, child custody, child support, and alimony belong to its jurisdiction.
Family Attorneys handle matters concerning these areas. Some specialize in adoption, emancipation, paternity, alimony, etc.
State laws govern the rules and procedures in family law.
Personal injury lawyers, also called as plaintiff lawyers or trials lawyers are civil litigators who provide legal representation to plaintiffs who have been physically or psychologically injured themselves due to the negligence of another person or business.
Personal injury attorneys specialize in tort law to make sure the injured party is whole again. Tort law includes private or civil wrongs, injuries, defamation, and breach of contract.