February 21, 2024
Heather Ferbert (left) with Mara Elliott at a he 2023 San Diego Regulation Library Basis occasion. Marketing campaign photograph

San Diego Metropolis Legal professional Mara Elliott on Wednesday endorsed Chief Deputy Metropolis Legal professional Heather Ferbert to exceed her within the 2024 municipal election.

“Heather Ferbert has the unequalled authorized expertise the Metropolis Legal professional wants and an unwavering deal with the regulation, not politics,” stated Elliott. “I belief Heather Ferbert to place her extraordinary authorized {qualifications} to work defending the taxpayers, getting unlawful weapons off the road, and making certain the independence of the Metropolis Legal professional’s workplace”

“Heather Ferbert is essentially the most certified candidate for Metropolis Legal professional and I’m proud to endorse her,” she stated.

Elliott, who was first elected in 2016, is finishing her second time period an can’t run once more for the place.

Ferbert, who joined the workplace in 2014, referred to as Elliott’s endorsement an honor and praised her for pioneering work on gun security.

“The endorsement from Metropolis Legal professional Elliott is a testomony to our marketing campaign’s steadfast dedication to the regulation and robust help throughout San Diego,” Ferbert stated. “It’s an honor to be endorsed by Metropolis Legal professional Elliott, whose pioneering work has prevented gun violence and saved taxpayers hundreds of thousands.”

Ferbert will face Assemblymember Brian Maienschein, who’s termed out after 12 years within the Legislature, within the March 5 main.