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Believe it or not, Boating Under the Influence (BUI) can be just as dangerous as driving under the influence (DUI). According to Colorado Revised Statutes § 33-13-108.1, which is listed in the Parks and Wildlife section, it is a misdemeanor for anyone to operate a vessel with a blood alcohol content (BAC) of 0.08% or more, or under the influence of any other controlled substance.

The sentences for a BUI are also very similar to a DUI, which includes jail time and fines depending on the circumstances of your BUI arrest. Our experienced Denver BUI lawyers can help offer you the legal advocacy you need to defend your rights against a BUI claim.

Schedule a free consultation with one of our lawyers today.

Penalties for BUI

For a 1st conviction, the penalty will be a mandatory jail sentence of at least 5 days, which can be extended up to 180 days. The court may also add a fine ranging from $100 to $1,000. Additionally, you will lose operating privileges for 3 months and may have to serve up to 96 hours of community service. If you are arrested for another BUI within 5 years of the last conviction, the repeat offense will lead to incarceration for 60 days to 1 year. Additionally, you could be sentenced to 60 to 120 hours of community service, up to 2 years of probation, a 1-year vessel-operation ban, and fines ranging from $500 to $5,000.

Call Our Trusted Advocates

Penalties for a BUI can be just as severe as a DUI, particularly if there was property damage, injuries, or death involved as the result of a collision. If you’re facing a BUI charge, make sure you have an experienced Denver BUI attorney on your side. Orr Law Firm has a team of dedicated criminal defense attorneys who will fight to defend your rights and provide a higher standard of professional legal service.

Call our experienced lawyers at (303) 818-2448 or fill out our online form to schedule your consultation today.

PROVEN DEFENSE BACKED BY RESULTS

Take a look at our case results!
  • Reduced to Wet Reckless Original Charge (DUI / Accident)
  • Case Dismissed Original Charge (DUI <.2 / Careless Causing Injury)
  • Not Guilty Original Charge (DUI)
  • Plead to Wet Reckless Original Charge (DUI)
  • Plead to Wet Reckless Original Charge (DUI)
  • Case Dismissed Original Charge (DUI)
  • Case Dismissed Original Charge (DUI)
  • Plead to Deferred Judgement for DWAI Original Charge (DUI)
  • Case Dismissed Original Charge (DUI)
  • Case Dismissed Original Charge (DUI/DUID)

What Our Clients Say

  • “Not only did they fight to keep my driver's license, but they also got me a really good outcome on the criminal case as well.”

    SATISFIED CLIENT; JEFFERSON COUNTY DUI

  • “This group of lawyers have literally… changed my life.”

    SATISFIED CLIENT; EL PASO COUNTY TRAFFIC CASE

  • “You have surrounded yourself with an amazing staff and I have benefited from their collective expertise, professionalism and compassion.”

    SATISFIED CLIENT; GRAND COUNTY DUI W/ 2 PRIORS

  • “My case was a DUI case, and he was able to get my charges completely dismissed before we even went to trial.”

    SATISFIED CLIENT; DUI CHARGE

  • “Your service is second to none.”

    SATISFIED CLIENT; DENVER COUNTY DUI W/ 3 PRIORS

  • “Your quick and efficient dealings with the County District Attorney was a wonder to behold. By way of comparison, you managed to do in less than one hour what I had been trying to accomplish over the course of eight months and three court hearings.”

    SATISFIED CLIENT, ARAPAHOE COUNTY DUR

  • “In the end, these guys saved me from prison”

    SATISFIED CLIENT; JEFFERSON COUNTY DUI & FELONY ASSAULT ON A PEACE OFFICER

  • “You get an entire team of experts that make you feel like your case is the most important.”

    SATISFIED CLIENT

  • “When they say "Colorado's Premier DUI Defense Law Firm," they mean it!”

    SATISFIED CLIENT; ARAPAHOE COUNTY DUI

  • “Their depth and knowledge of the practice really showed through when they began working on my case.”

    SATISFIED CLIENT; DENVER COUNTY DUI

  • “I literally owe you years of my life.”

    SATISFIED CLIENT

  • “Hire yourself a top DUI defense law firm like The Orr Law Firm”

    SATISFIED CLIENT; JEFFERSON COUNTY DUI X 2

  • “Needless to say, I am overjoyed.”

    SATISFIED CLIENT; JEFFERSON COUNTY TRAFFIC CASE

  • “I'd hire The Orr Law Firm again in a second.”

    SATISFIED CLIENT; DENVER COUNTY DUI

  • “Choosing The Orr Law Firm to represent my case was the right decision.”

    SATISFIED CLIENT; DENVER COUNTY DUI

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