Top 20 Things Every Lawyer Should Know

4. How to Spot a Liar

  • Looks away after finishing a sentence
  • Body temperature suddenly rises, making him appear overheated
  • Looks at your nose, cheek, or over your head
  • Scratches chin, ear, or the side of his jaw
  • Slight elevation in vocal pitch
  • Closed fist and/or crossed arms
  • Contracted pupils
  • Shifts weight from foot to foot