There are two kinds of law, civil law and criminal law. While most of us have been very familiar with criminal law, civil law is something that not many people understand. Civil law itself has many fields such as corporate laws, family laws, business laws, personal injury laws, real estate laws, and laval in France. Civil law is basically a branch of law which deals with disputes between individuals and/or organizations. And just like there are lawyers who specialize in criminal laws, there are also lawyers who specialize in civil law.