Morning Mist Over Trees
Pink Sandstone

Nicola Batten,
Project Manager

& Licensing Specialist

Making Your Vision a Reality

Nicola Batten is the CEO and founder of KOLaB Consulting. A veteran of the cannabis industry since 2012, she has worked on multiple cannabis campaigns and spent 7 years at Vicente Sederberg, LLP (“VS”), the preeminent cannabis law firm in the country. At VS she served as Regulatory Affair Liaison, focusing mainly on merit-based, competitive state and local cannabis applications.


As a testament to her specialized knowledge and vast experience, Nicola has won more competitive marijuana licenses for clients than anyone else in the world. She has won licenses for clients in limited, competitive applications around the country, helped clients start up operations, and everything in between.