Lawful- a lawful characters believe in honor, trust worthiness, reliability, and authority. a lawful character tends to keep promises at great lengths and often leans toward traditional views and judgments made based on race, family, wealth, homeland. and not on who the character is. lawful tends to be close minded and have trouble adapting to change. would obey the law.
Chaotic- a Chaotic character believes in freedom, adaptability, flexibility. they go about there beliefs on a more out of the box style. they tend to do things outside the law when need be. this can lead to reckless behavior, may dislike legitimate law leading to conflict, creative new solutions to problems, irresponsibility. chaotic people get things done without letting the law get in there way to do what they feel should be done. would rather Rebel against the law.
Neutral- has no overwhelming need to obey the law but no strong desire to rebel against the law. tends to be honest but can be tempted to lie or deceive others. you may break the law if you have to but you really don’t try or want to. the law is like a guide line sometimes you break the guide line to take a short cut or because its a quicker, safer, easier way.
(a corrupt city official is using there power to take peoples land and homes for his own benefit. a lawful person may confront this person and use the town guard to stop this persons corrupt ways and get him arrested. a chaotic person my try a crafty plan to expose him or threaten/kill him to stop him for continuing his ways. a neutral person may make an attempt to expose him or maybe they won’t but its really not much of your concern however the things you do would probably be within the law.)