Definitions for "Family Law"
(domestic relations) A branch or specialty of law concerned with matters that involve family members and relationships.  Family law practice includes legal issues such as adoption, annulment, child custody, divorce, paternity, separation,  child and spousal support.
Concerns matters such as matrimonial cases, divorce, adoption, etc.
The law that relates to family relationships. It includes law about divorce, custody, parenting plans, property division, child support, spousal support ("alimony") and other topics. The law is made up of both statutes and cases.
specialized area of legal practice dealing with rights and duties among husbands, wives, and children.