6. Build a Legal Model

In this chapter, we will demonstrate how to build the example legal model described in the prior chapter Benefits of Modeling a Legal Case.

Sections in this chapter will cover each of the three main steps required to build a model in TreeAge Pro:

  1. Configure the model: Set up the model for proper calculation and display.

  2. Create model pathways: Add nodes to define all possible case pathways.

  3. Enter numeric values: Enter model values such a probabilities and awards.

The model referenced and built in this chapter is available with your software - Get Started Tutorial Example model Negligence-Defendant.trex.