Peter H. Tilem, Senior Partner at Westchester Criminal Defense Firm Tilem & Campbell is quoted briefly in today’s Journal News. Mr. Tilem was in Federal Court in White Plains, yesterday, with his client Ramon Vargas who, according to the article, entered a plea of guilty in a case involving Federal credit card fraud and forgery charges.
According to the article Mr. Vargas, who faced up to fifteen years in prison on the charge, faces less than half that time or 87 months as a maximum under the sentencing guidelines. Sentencing in the case will most likely be scheduled for July.
Peter H. Tilem, a former Manhattan Prosecutor, with his law partner Peter Tilem, maintains an active New York Criminal Defense law firm in based in White Plains New York. The firm handles State and Federal Criminal Matters throughout lower New York State.