Robins was born and raised in New York City. He studied at the Art Students League of New York. He currently lives in Cincinnati, Ohio, with his wife Lisa.
Clem Robins is an American comic book letterer. He have worked for almost every company in the media. His career began in 1977. His first work with DC Comics was the Secret Society of Super-Villains #7. He have published some books and he is currently teaching figure drawing and human anatomy at the Art Academy of Cincinnati.